Birds of Colombia

    COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)  
Genus: Leptotila (7 species, 11 worldwide)

Grey-chested Dove
Grey-chested Dove (Leptotila cassinii)
Rio Tigre, Costa Rica  
Photograph by Francesco Veronesi     Copyright and usage info

Tolima Dove
Tolima Dove (Leptotila conoveri) Endangered ENDEMIC
San Augustin, Huila, Colombia
  ProAves: more colorful than most in genus.

Caribbean Dove
Caribbean Dove (Leptotila jamaicensis neoxena)
Isla San Andres, Colombia
  Found on Isla San Andres. Some birds and/or races have a rufous to wine colored nape.

Pallid Dove
Pallid Dove (Leptotila pallida)
Photograph by Francesco Veronesi     Copyright and usage info

Grey-headed Dove
Grey-headed Dove (Leptotila plumbeiceps plumbeiceps)
Hotel Tinamu, Manizales, Colombia  

Grey-fronted Dove
Grey-fronted Dove (Leptotila rufaxilla rufaxilla)
Copalinga, Zamora, Ecuador  

White-tipped Dove
White-tipped Dove (Leptotila verreauxi verreauxi)
Minca, Magdalena, Colombia  

Generally common and usually seen walking on the ground.

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