Beautiful Fruit Dove

There are approximately 50 species of fruit dove. This one is found in rainforests, on certain islands in the South Pacific.

  • Scientific Name: Ptilinopus pulchellus
  • Range: New Guinea and West Papua, Indonesia
  • Status in the Wild: Least Concern
  • Location in the Zoo: Tropical Bird House
  • Cool Animal Fact: May use the same nest year after year