Species Details

@Jahir Mahmud Sohag,Bangladesh;

Ashy-headed Green-pigeon Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Treron phayrei
Family : Columbidae
Order : Columbiformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Other Name : Pompadour Green Pigeon, Pompadour Pigeon
Habitat : Evergreen forest
Description : Ashy-headed Green Pigeon light greenish bird, male bird has orange patch on breast and maroon mantle. Female lacks maroon mantle. It feeds almost exclusively on fruits, especially figs and berries. It nests in small tree bamboo or cane. The breeding season is March
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Fatema-Tuz-Zohora,Department of Zoology, Jagannath University,Dhaka;information source:iucnredlist.org, Grimmett, R., Inskipp, C. and Inskipp, T. , 2011, Birds of the Indian Subcontinent, Oxford University Press, India. Photo credit and copyright:Jahir Mahmud Sohag,Bangladesh;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;bird song owner:Rejoice Gassah(www.xeno-canto.org/Rejoice Gassah), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.