Galápagos dove

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Galápagos dove
Española, Galápagos
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Zenaida
Species: Z. galapagoensis
Binomial name
Zenaida galapagoensis
Gould, 1839
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Galapagos dove on Genovesa Island

The Galápagos dove (Zenaida galapagoensis) is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is endemic to the Galápagos, off Ecuador. It is fairly common and is found in a wide range of open and semi-open habitats, especially in the arid lowlands of the archipelago.[1]