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Nicobar Pigeon Pictures
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Nicobar Pigeon Closeup


Nicobar Pigeon Closeup

Nicobar Pigeon Profile In Nest


Nicobar Pigeon Profile In Nest

Nicobar Pigeon Resting In Nest


Nicobar Pigeon Resting In Nest

Nicobar Pigeon On Grass


Nicobar Pigeon On Grass

Nicobar pigeon on log


Nicobar pigeon on log

Nicobar Pigeon


Nicobar Pigeon

Caloenas nicobarica (Nicobar Pigeon)


Caloenas nicobarica (Nicobar Pigeon)

Caloenas nicobarica


Caloenas nicobarica

Nicobar pigeon on branch


Nicobar pigeon on branch

Nicobar Pigeon on Rock


Nicobar Pigeon on Rock
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Pictures of Nicobar Pigeons (Caloenas nicobaria), which are endangered.

This large pigeon is threatened in its Southeast Asian homeland of the Nicobar islands off the eastern coast of India and some of the uninhabited islands of Indonesia. They nest in colonies in dense forests. The young will remain in the nest for three months. Seeds, fruits, and some invertebrates make up their diet. They have a prominent white tail that may serve as a taillight, keeping flocks together when corssing the sea at dawn and dusk.