bandtail


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Noun1.bandtail - wild pigeon of western North Americabandtail - wild pigeon of western North America; often mistaken for the now extinct passenger pigeon
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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The per-box price is $10.95 to $12.95, so it's probably best reserved for the long-awaited out-of-state pheasant or chukar hunt, although it would be ideal for high-flying bandtail pigeon as well.
Morthekai P, Thomas J, Pandian MS, Balaram V, Singhvi AK (2012) Variable range hopping mechanism in bandtail states of feldspars: A time-resolved IRSL study.
Opportunities for bandtail hunters in Oregon are the best they have been in decades, according to Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists.