Graeme Chapman - natural history photographer - ornithologist

Australian Birds

Laughing Turtle-Dove
Also known as: Laughing Dove
Streptopelia senegalensis
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Click to listen to sound sample Sometimes known as Senegal Dove, Laughing Turtle-Doves are an introduced species and occur only in Western Australia. First released at Perth in 1898 they have spread well into temperate areas as far as Carnarvon and Merredin with small outliers around Kalgoorlie and Esperance.

Photo: 988201

988201 ... Laughing Dove.

Photo: 988202

988202 ... Laughing Dove

Photo: 988203-D

988203-D ... Laughing Dove

Photo: 988205-D

988205-D ... Laughing Dove calling

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