No.078 Japanese Green Pigeon Treron sieboldii

L=33cm

Rank : 3
Resident
The species isknown to fly to Terugasaki Beach at Oiso, some 68 kilometers(42 miles) inthe southwest of Tokyo, to drink seawater. In the Asakawa River basin, thebird has been occasionally observed among trees on Mt. Takao and Mt. Jimba,but the number is limited. A characteristic ah oh ah oh voice sometimesreveals the birdfs presence.

Japanese Green Pigeon (Adult)