Streptopelia turtur


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the common European wild dove noted for its plaintive cooing

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Y durtur, (Streptopelia turtur; turtle dove) prif lun, ac uchod chwith, yr ysguthan (wood pigeon)
Malta: The Commission has sent a first warning to the Maltese authorities concerning the application to the Directive to the hunting of two species of migratory birds, namely Quails (Coturnix coturnix) and Turtle Doves (Streptopelia turtur), for which the hunting season in Malta begins in March, during which time the birds are returning from Africa to their breeding grounds in Europe.
Birds are everywhere: phytophagous species such as the wood pigeon (Columba palumbus), turtle dove (Streptopelia turtur), chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) and greenfinch (Carduelis chloris) live alongside insectivores such as the coal, blue, great and crested tits (Parus ater, P.
According to the action plan of the EU for the conservation of the European turtle-dove (Streptopelia turtur), around two million birds are estimated to be harvested annually in these countries, as it is an important quarry species.
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Iris Color White Baldhead Tumbler Columba hodgsonii Red Rock Dove Streptopelia turtur Blue Tung Koon Pak Gallicolumba luzonica Yellow Squabbing Homer Leptotila cassini 18.
These are the Grey Partridge Perdix perdix L., Stock Dove Columba oenas L., Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur L., Skylark Alauda arvensis L., Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs L., Corn Bunting Miliaria calandra L., Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis L., Greenfinch C.
The organisation said it viewed the decision as "backdoor permission" to hunters to shoot protected Turtle Doves (Streptopelia turtur).