Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae)

Red-eyed Dove (Streptopelia semitorquata) - HBW 4, p. 138

French: Tourterelle à collier German: Halbmondtaube Spanish: Tórtola Ojirroja
Other common names: Black Dove/Pigeon, Half-collared Dove

Taxonomy: Columba semitorquata Rüppell, 1837, Taranta Mountains, Eritrea.
Closely related to S. decipiens. Monotypic.

Distribution: Africa S of Sahara and SW Arabia.