Collared Turtle-dove in Murray Bridge, SA & other 'ferals'.

To: "Mike Carter" <>, "BIRDING-AUS" <>
Subject: Collared Turtle-dove in Murray Bridge, SA & other 'ferals'.
From: "michael norris" <>
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2008 17:39:22 +1100
There are some diagnostics for distinguishing S. decaocto and S. 'risoria' listed at

But maybe they are out of date.

As for the common names they are bewildering. Trevor's web page actually says "I immediately thought it was a Collared Turtle-dove (also called a Barbary Dove)".

Michael Norris


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