Biodiversity - Scaled Pigeon

  • Name: Scaled Pigeon

  • Scientific name: Patagioenas speciosa

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Columbidae

Status:  Common.

Size:  32 cm.

Weight:  320 grams.

Elevation:  up to 1,600 meters above sea level.

 

Generally solitary, occasionally in pairs or trios.

Prefers the forest canopy, borders and patches.

This species has been declared in danger of extinction and is protected by the laws of Costa RIca.



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AgoutiMedium sized, 2 - 4 kg. The color varies from an all over yellowish or rust color to finely grizzled fur with black or dark brown on the front of the body. The legs are long and slender.
  • Name: Agouti

  • Scientific name: Dasyprocta punctata

  • Family: Dasyproctidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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