Kitanglad, Bukidnon Province, Mindanao, Philippines", 10.3158/0015-0754(2008)114[1:TAOMKB]2.0.CO;2, "First sight record of the Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis from Luzon and a summary of its range expansion in the Philippines", "Southeast Asian invasive birds: ecology, impact and management", Xeno-canto: audio recordings of the spotted dove, Photographs and other media on the Internet Bird Collection, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Spotted_dove&oldid=985196964, Articles with dead external links from March 2020, Articles with permanently dead external links, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 October 2020, at 15:07. They do not live in dense forests. Others like vacillans (=chinensis) and forresti (= tigrina) and edwardi (from Chabua = suratensis) have been considered invalid. Thay may also suplpement their diet with incects. [24] They may however take insects occasionally and have been recorded feeding on winged termites. The shraddha of those dying due to mishap is done on the fourteenth day of the descending moon. There is a half collar on the back and sides of the neck made of black feathers that bifurcate and have white spots at the two tips. They have a rapid, powerful and direct flight, but when leaving a perch to feed on the ground, they often glide down quietly. [7][14][15], Abnormal plumages such as leucism can sometimes occur in the wild. July to January; can breed all year round. [21][22], Spotted doves move around in pairs or small groups[23] as they forage on the ground for grass seeds, grains, fallen fruits and seeds of other plants. While all-white (leucistic or albino) doves can occur occasionally in the wild, most are bred by people. Mated birds will preen each other (called allopreening), especially around their head and neck. It is also called the mountain dove, pearl-necked dove, lace-necked dove, and spotted turtle-dove. The Spotted Dove is native to eastern Asia. [16], The spotted dove in its native range in Asia is found across a range of habitats including woodland, scrub, farmland and habitation. Kitanglad, Bukidnon Province, Mindanao, Philippines", 10.3158/0015-0754(2008)114[1:TAOMKB]2.0.CO;2, "First sight record of the Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis from Luzon and a summary of its range expansion in the Philippines", "Southeast Asian invasive birds: ecology, impact and management", Xeno-canto: audio recordings of the spotted dove, Photographs and other media on the Internet Bird Collection, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Spotted_dove&oldid=985196964, Articles with dead external links from March 2020, Articles with permanently dead external links, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 October 2020, at 15:07.