Birds of Colombia

    COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)  
Genus: Geotrygon (4 species, 9 worldwide)

Ruddy Quail-Dove
Ruddy Quail-Dove (Geotrygon montana montana)
Laguna Tabacal, La Vega, Cundinamarca, Colombia
  Widespread but can be difficult to see. Note bright red eye-ring, bill and feet, and rufous head/breast.

No Image
Indigo-crowned Quail-Dove (Geotrygon purpurata) Endangered

No Image
Sapphire Quail-Dove (Geotrygon saphirina)

Violaceous Quail-Dove
Violaceous Quail-Dove (Geotrygon violacea albiventer)
  Note white breast/belly.
Photograph by HarmonyonPlanetEarth     Copyright and usage info

© Tom Friedel - All Rights Reserved, except for images otherwise noted.       Panama       Ecuador      Costa Rica