Peruvian Pigeon: here’s the scoop
This species has been recorded at few locations within a small range. A slow and ongoing population decline is suspected on the basis of continued habitat loss and degradation.
Woodland situated near wetlands and waterways and adjacent dry forest on steep valley slopes
Seeds, fruits and vegetables
Did you know?
There are eight Peruvian pigeons in three AZA accredited zoos across the country. Buttonwood Park Zoo is home to four of them.
Northern Peru and southeast Ecuador
Likely to become endangered unless circumstances improve