Grey-chested dove

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Grey-chested dove
Gray-chested Dove.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Leptotila
L. cassinii
Binomial name
Leptotila cassinii
Lawrence, 1867

Leptotila cassini

The grey-chested dove (Leptotila cassinii) is a species of bird in the family Columbidae.

It is found in Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and heavily degraded former forest.


It has a grey chest with brown wings and tail and red feet.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Leptotila cassini". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Leptotila cassini". Avibase.