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Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)

Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)

Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)



Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) Rock Doves, Barcelona Rock Doves, San Francisco Rock Dove (Columba livia) Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)

Class: Aves
Family: Columbidae
Common Name: Rock Pigeon
Genus: Columba
Species Name: livia

About The Rock Pigeon

Wild Columba livia are native to Europe, North Africa, and southwestern Asia. Feral pigeons are found worldwide, including throughout all of North America. It should be noted that occurrence within this range is not evenly distributed (see habitat).

Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Introduced ); palearctic (Native ); oriental (Introduced ); ethiopian (Introduced , Native ); neotropical (Introduced ); australian (Introduced ); oceanic islands (Introduced )

Other Geographic Terms: cosmopolitan



Rights Holder: The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
Bibliographic Citation: Roof, J. 2001. "Columba livia" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 27, 2013 at Citation Link

Trips Where Observed

Africa: Eastern and Southern
Africa: Egypt and Ethiopia
Alaska
Alaska 2010
Argentina
Around The World in 66 Days
Brazil
China Solar Eclipse
Dominican Republic
Eastern Australia
Ecuador
French Polynesia
Hawaii, Big Island
India
Indonesia
Kenya Solar Eclipse
Madagascar
Mexico to Panama
Mexico, Baja California Sur
Mexico, Nayarit
Moving the Car
New Zealand
Newfoundland
Panama
Peru
Puerto Rico
San Francisco 2007
Siberia
Southeast Arizona
Svalbard, Canary Islands, and Spain
Texas
Turkey
Uganda and stops between

Member Lifelists

Africa
Argentina
Asia
Australasia
California
Ecuador
Europe
Hawaii
Illinois
India
Mexico
My Yard
New Jersey
North America
San Francisco
South America
Turkey
United States
World

Sites Where Observed

Location
Date
Notes
12/1/1997
Rock Doves, Barcelona
12/29/2002
Cape Town.
11/9/2006
3/11/2007
Not sure that I saw them in Hilo, but for sure saw some on Black Sand Beach.
6/16/2007
Seen at wildwood.
7/14/2008
8/24/2008
In futures game, 2007, there was one hanging out on the first base line and also in front of the pitcher.
1/10/2009
Seen in downtown area.
2/7/2009
In the village near the mangrove.
2/15/2009
7/13/2010
1/3/2013
1/5/2013
2/11/2013
2/25/2013
4/14/2013
10/27/2013
11/5/2013
5/10/2014
7/21/2014
3/17/2015
3/24/2015
3/25/2015
3/29/2015
3/29/2015
3/29/2015
3/31/2015
4/2/2015
2/27/2016
2/28/2016
7/14/2016
8/30/2016
9/7/2016
9/7/2016
10/31/2017
11/13/2017

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