Ring-tailed pigeon

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Ring-tailed pigeon
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Genus: Patagioenas
P. caribaea
Binomial name
Patagioenas caribaea
(Jacquin, 1784)
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Distribution of the ring-tailed pigeon

Columba caribaea Jacquin, 1784

The ring-tailed pigeon (Patagioenas caribaea) is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is endemic to Jamaica.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.


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

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