Columba palumbus

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Noun1.Columba palumbus - Eurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neckColumba palumbus - Eurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neck
pigeon - wild and domesticated birds having a heavy body and short legs
genus Columba, Columba - type genus of the Columbidae: typical pigeons
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We used the data for the 15 most commonly detected bird species, with at least 247,000 observed specimens each during 2006-2016, for further analyses: Eurasian blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus), common chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs), Eurasian magpie (Pica pica), European greenfinch (Chloris chloris), black redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros), great tit (Parus major), common blackbird, house sparrow (Passer domesticus), Eurasian tree sparrow (Passer montanus), common swift (Apus apus), common house martin (Delichon urbicum), carrion crow (Corvus corone), common wood pigeon (Columba palumbus), European robin (Erithacus rubecula), and common starling (Sturnus vulgaris).
Fodd bynnag mae arolwg diweddar gan y BTO yn dangos fod niferoedd y durtur dorchog wedi gostwng yn sylweddol yn ystod y degawd dwytha tra mae niferoedd yr ysguthan (Columba palumbus; Woodpigeon) sy'n dod i'n gerddi wedi codi.
Latin name: Columba palumbus Family: Pigeons and doves (Columbidae) Overview: The UK's largest and most common pigeon, it is largely grey with a white neck patch and wing patches.