A Coat of Many Colours.
Nicobar Pigeon (Caloenas nicobarica)
Considered to be the closest living relative to the extinct Dodo. A fairly large pigeon, measuring some 40 cm in length,it lives in & around the Nicobar islands in the eastern Indian Ocean .Their conservation status is considered to be `near threatened`.
This was taken at the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust ,Jersey.