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 Streptopelia decaocto

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2014 Not Recognised
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern

Species attributes

Migratory status full migrant Forest dependency Does not normally occur in forest
Land mass type   Average mass -

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Afghanistan Native Extant Yes      
Albania Native Extant Yes      
Anguilla (to UK) Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Antigua and Barbuda Introduced Extant        
Austria Native Extant       Yes
Azerbaijan Native Extant       Yes
Bahamas Introduced Extant        
Bahrain Native Extant       Yes
Bangladesh Native Extant Yes      
Belarus Native Extant       Yes
Belgium Native Extant       Yes
Belize Introduced Extant        
Bhutan Native Extant Yes      
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba (to Netherlands) Introduced Extant        
Bosnia and Herzegovina Native Extant Yes      
Bulgaria Native Extant       Yes
Cayman Islands (to UK) Introduced Extant        
China (mainland) Native Extant Yes      
Croatia Native Extant       Yes
Cuba Introduced Extant        
Curaçao (to Netherlands) Introduced Extant        
Cyprus Native Extant       Yes
Czech Republic Native Extant       Yes
Denmark Native Extant       Yes
Dominica Introduced Extant        
Egypt Native Extant        
Estonia Native Extant       Yes
Faroe Islands (to Denmark) Native Extant       Yes
Finland Native Extant       Yes
France Native Extant       Yes
Germany Native Extant     Yes Yes
Greece Native Extant       Yes
Grenada Unknown Extant        
Guadeloupe (to France) Introduced Extant        
Hungary Native Extant       Yes
Iceland Native Extant Yes      
India Native Extant Yes      
Iran, Islamic Republic of Native Extant       Yes
Iraq Native Extant       Yes
Ireland Native Extant       Yes
Israel Native Extant Yes      
Italy Native Extant       Yes
Japan Introduced Extant Yes      
Jordan Native Extant       Yes
Kazakhstan Native Extant Yes      
Kuwait Native Extant     Yes Yes
Kyrgyzstan Native Extant       Yes
Latvia Native Extant       Yes
Lebanon Native Extant       Yes
Liechtenstein Native Extant       Yes
Lithuania Native Extant       Yes
Luxembourg Native Extant       Yes
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Native Extant       Yes
Malta Vagrant Extant        
Martinique (to France) Introduced Extant        
Mexico Introduced Extant        
Moldova Native Extant       Yes
Monaco Native Extant Yes      
Montenegro Native Extant Yes      
Montserrat (to UK) Introduced Extant        
Morocco Native Extant        
Myanmar Native Extant Yes      
Nepal Native Extant Yes      
Netherlands Native Extant       Yes
North Korea Native Extant Yes      
Norway Native Extant Yes      
Oman Native Extant     Yes Yes
Pakistan Native Extant Yes      
Palestinian Authority Territories Native Extant        
Poland Native Extant Yes      
Portugal Native Extant       Yes
Qatar Native Extant       Yes
Romania Native Extant       Yes
Russia (Central Asian) Native Extant       Yes
Russia (European) Native Extant Yes      
Saudi Arabia Native Extant       Yes
Serbia Native Extant Yes      
Sint Maarten (to Netherlands) Introduced Extant        
Slovakia Native Extant       Yes
Slovenia Native Extant       Yes
South Korea Native Extant Yes      
Spain Native Extant       Yes
Sri Lanka Native Extant Yes      
St Kitts and Nevis Introduced Extant        
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands (to Norway) Native Extant Yes      
Sweden Native Extant       Yes
Switzerland Native Extant       Yes
Syria Native Extant     Yes Yes
Tajikistan Native Extant       Yes
Tunisia Vagrant Extant        
Turkey Native Extant       Yes
Turkmenistan Native Extant Yes      
Turks and Caicos Islands (to UK) Introduced Extant        
Ukraine Native Extant       Yes
United Arab Emirates Native Extant       Yes
United Kingdom Native Extant       Yes
USA Introduced Extant Yes      
Uzbekistan Native Extant        
Yemen Vagrant Extant   Yes    

Utilisation

Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent
Food (human) Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild International Non-trivial Recent
Sport Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Streptopelia decaocto. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/12/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/12/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Not Recognised
Family Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)
Species name author (Frivaldszky, 1838)
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species