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Big Bend NP--Sam Nail Ranch
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Columbiformes > Columbidae

Inca Dove

Columbina inca

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Identification

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Tiny dove. Very long tail with obvious white outer tail feathers. Scaly pattern covers entire body, unlike Common Ground Dove. Found in neighborhoods and arid areas. Listen for soft whistle, saying "no-hope." Sounds like a rattlesnake when it takes off.

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