Birds of Cuba BETA

    COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)  
Genus: Columbina (1 species, 9 worldwide)

Columbna are small doves with short tails, around 17 cm., often seen on or close to the ground.

Common Ground Dove
Common Ground Dove (Columbina passerina passerina)
John Lloyd State Park, Dania Beach, Florida, USA
  Note scaled chest.
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Scaled chest.

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