Birds of Colombia

    COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)  
Genus: Zentrygon (4 species, 8 worldwide)

White-throated Quail-Dove
White-throated Quail-Dove (Zentrygon frenata)
Copalinga, Zamora, Ecuador  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Russet-crowned Quail-Dove
Russet-crowned Quail-Dove (Zentrygon goldmani) Near Threatened
Cerro Pirre, Panama  
Photograph by Timo Mitzen   © All Rights Reserved.

Black bill, black malar stripe, brown back, pale front, and russet crown. Stripe between eye and malar stripe buff to brown, and not white as on [Ruddy Quail-Dove], which also has a red bill and purple back (male).

Purplish-backed Quail-Dove
Purplish-backed Quail-Dove (Zentrygon lawrencii)
Rancho Naturalista, Costa Rica
  Note malar stripe, white face and overall greyish color.
Photograph by Dominic Sherony     Copyright and usage info

Lined Quail-Dove
Lined Quail-Dove (Zentrygon linearis)
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


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