Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae)

Grenada Dove (Leptotila wellsi) - HBW 4, p. 170

French: Colombe de Grenade German: Welltaube Spanish: Paloma Montaraz de Granada
Other common names: Wells’s/Whistling/Mountain Dove

Taxonomy: Engyptila wellsi Lawrence, 1884, Grenada, Lesser Antilles.
Has been considered part of a superspecies with L. rufaxilla, L. plumbeiceps, L. pallida and L. battyi, and all five have been considered conspecific. Also related to L. verreauxi. Monotypic.

Distribution: Grenada, in S Lesser Antilles.