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Mourning Dove

Tourterelle triste

Zenaida macroura

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Life, Habitat & Pictures of the Mourning Dove

B L W W W Family Latin Name
12" 30.5cm 18" 45.7cm 4.2oz 119.1g Columbidae Zenaida macroura

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Mourning Dove range

Distribution; Common summer breeder from Nova Scotia, west through all the southern regions of the Canadian provinces to British Columbia. Year round breeders through most of the US states, except for an area of the northern midwest, from California to Florida, with an apparent preference to the warmer climates. It is seen throughout the Mexican landscapes, prefers an open country setting, and many of the Caribbean islands.

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