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Red Pidge 1

Observed: 6th August 2013 By: bushbaby387
Red Pidge 1
Red Pidge 2
Red Pidge 3
Description:

Looks like an ordinary wood pigeon, but has distinct red plumage under the wings

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

bushbaby387's picture

Red Pigeon

Is it unusual for a pigeon to have red markings?

Amadan's picture

Not that unusual

Town birds show a lot of variation, there are always escaped "fancy" pigeons and knackered racing pigeons adding their diversity to the gene pool.