Green-naped Pheasant Pigeon

(Otidiphaps nobilis)

FUN FACT

Although not considered threatened, the Green-naped Pheasant Pigeon is believed to be extinct in some areas of its range.

Distribution

New Guinea.

Habitat

Forest floors in the hilly lower mountain areas.

Diet

Seeds and fallen fruit.

Breeding

Ground nester, single egg Incubation: 4 wks

Status

Not Under Threat (Least Concern)

At the Aviary

See the Green-naped Pheasant Pigeons in our Tropical Forest exhibit.