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Wood Pigeon

Dutch: Houtduif
German: Ringeltaube
Spanish: Paloma Torcaz
French: Pigeon ramier
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Columba
Species: Columba palumbus


10 mm
Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus) skull, side view
Wood Pigeon skull
Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus) skull, top view
Wood Pigeon skull, top view
Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus) skull, bottom view
Wood Pigeon skull, bottom view

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 56 mm
Length cranium: 33 mm
Width (cranium): 22 mm
Height (cranium): 22 mm
Length bill: 23 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 2.43

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