Purple-winged Ground-dove, Purple-winged Ground Dove, Purple-barred Ground-dove, Purple-winged Ground-Dove

Purple-winged Ground-dove, Purple-winged Ground Dove, Purple-barred Ground-dove, Purple-winged Ground-Dove by AFC

Claravis geoffroyi by Kathy Kleinsteiber
(8 in. x 8 in. | Watercolor | ID#3736)

Family: COLUMBIDAE | Conservation Status: Critically Endangered | Population Trend: decreasing
 

Artist Statement

The Purple-winged Ground-dove is a critically endangered dove of the bamboo forests of eastern Brazil and Argentina. It is threatened by habitat loss and has a total population of probably fewer than 250 individuals.
 

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