rock pigeon

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Synonyms for rock pigeon

pale grey Eurasian pigeon having black-striped wings from which most domestic species are descended

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This study was designed to determine the seasonal changes in population density, sex ratio, age group, roosting sites, nesting sites, and food and water points of the feral blue rock pigeons in Rawalpindi/Islamabad.
(2002) also observed higher number of blue rock pigeons in old buildings, and suggested that (old) historical buildings provided shelter in a large number of roosting and nesting sites to pigeons.
Have you ever wondered why a certain brand of clay pigeons carries the name "Blue Rock?" Well, the Lincolnshire Blue Rock pigeon raised in Lincolnshire, England was considered the best-of-the-best when it came to live bird targets.
Key words: Wild blue rock pigeon, hematological values of pigeon, serum biochemistry of pigeon.
However, literature on hematological and serum biochemical values of blue rock pigeon is limited.
Table I.- Hematological and plasma biochemistry Reference Ranges In Blue Rock Pigeon (Columa livia).