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Whistling Fruit Dove (Chrysoena viridis)

Seeing an orange dove and whistling dove in one week was pretty special. These are by far the most colorful doves around! Kadavu Island, Republic of Fiji.

 

The Whistling Fruit Dove, also known as the Velvet Dove or Yellow-headed Dove, is a small fruit dove from Fiji. The species is endemic to the islands of Kadavu and Ono in the Kadavu Group in the south of Fiji.

 

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Taken on November 29, 2012