Oriental Turtle Dove
Labrador Park
27 Jan 2024 to 30 Jan 2024

General details
Species Oriental Turtle Dove Streptopelia orientalis
Record ID 10747
Date range 27 Jan 2024 to 30 Jan 2024
Location Labrador Park
Count 1 individual
Date added 27 Jan 2024

Committee's view
The committee agreed unanimously that the tameness of the bird (not flushing even less than 1m from observers) pointed to the bird being habituated with humans either through captivity or ship assistance. A full summary of the RC's decision is presented in this article.
Vote results For: 7
Escapee: 7
Verdict Accepted / Escapee (Verifiable)


Bird Society of Singapore. (2024). Record 10747: Oriental Turtle Dove Streptopelia orientalis. Retrieved May 23, 2024, from https://records.singaporebirds.com/record/10747/.

Credit for photo(s): Elijah Chua

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