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Ducula badia (Raffles, 1822) – Mountain Imperial Pigeon

Taxonomic Notes:

This is also known as the Maroon-backed Imperial Pigeon (D. b. cuprea & D. b. insignis), Grey-headed Imperial Pigeon (D. b. griseicapilla), or the Nilgiri Imperial Pigeon.

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:

Aves > Columbiformes > Columbidae > Ducula

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Anonymous. 2023. Ducula badia (Raffles, 1822) – Mountain Imperial Pigeon. Satose, V., A. Bayani, V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Birds of India, v. 2.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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