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Turtle Dove

Dutch: Zomertortel
German: Turteltaube
Spanish: Tórtola Europea
French: Tourterelle des bois
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Streptopelia
Species: Streptopelia turtur

Images

10 mm
Turtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur) skull, side view
Turtle Dove skull
Turtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur) skull, top view
Turtle Dove skull, top view
Turtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur) skull, bottom view
Turtle Dove skull, bottom view

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

Length: 45 mm
Length cranium: 26 mm
Width (cranium): 17 mm
Height (cranium): 16 mm
Length bill: 19 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 2.37

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