Genus Lopholaimus

Topknot Pigeon - The birds are big, with length varying from 40 to 46 centimetres . It has a pale grey breast, dark grey wings and a slaty-black tail with one light grey band. The beak is red-brown. The pigeon also has a flattened, wide and sweptback crest of feathers that commences at the beak to the nape of the neck. The crest consists of grey feathers at the front and brown-red feathers at the back. The juveniles are plainer in appearance with a brown bill. The tail band is less defined in the immature.

Order : Columbiformes
Family : Columbidae
Genus : Lopholaimus