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Cape Tribulation, North Australia QLD, Where the rainforest meets the reef
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The Common Woodpigeon (Columba palumbus) is a large species in the dove and pigeon family. It belongs to the Columba genus and, like all pigeons and doves, belongs to the family Columbidae.
The Woodpigeon is generally grey with a pinkish breast and green, white and purple patch on the neck. The tail has a black tip and the wings have a prominent white patch. The eye is a bright yellow. The legs and bill are pink.
DID YOU KNOW :
Life expectancy of the Woodpigeon varies greatly from 3-5 years through to 15 years dependent on many factors, including natural predation and human interference. Predation: The wild pigeon is predated upon, almost exclusively, by the peregrine falcon.
It’s by far the most numerous large wild bird in Britain, with a population estimated at around 2.5 million pairs.
The weight of the Woodpigeon is around 450g. That's the equivalent of more than 40 Blue Tits.
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Muscle Power, India, 2014
Photo by @archnasinghwildlife
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“These two sub adult tiger cubs (aka Rajbhera Cubs), aged around 21 months, are seen here engaged in a mock fight, a part of their learning process to acquire stalking and self-defense skills. The tigers were resting in the grasslands as dusk approached, when something grabbed the attention of one of them.
The Brown Bear is a symbol of power and majesty, and an indicator of true wilderness 🐻 Very few predators capture the imagination as well as the Bear... Here, the king of the boreal forest walks beside the lake at sunset amongst a swamp full of cotton grass in midsummer 🌲 If you enjoy seeing Bears on your feed, follow 👉🏼 @bearphotoltd 👈🏼 for more! 🐻 #brownbear#wildlifephotos