Javanese turtle-dove

The species has a discontinuous distribution, occurring in the Philippines and in the Indonesian islands from Java to Timor, but absent from Borneo and Sulawesi. It has also been introduced into Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands, although the population on Guam has been severely reduced by introduced brown tree snakes. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.

The Javanese turtle-dove is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

Nothing known about the Javanese turtle-dove

Order : Columbiformes
Family : Columbidae
Genus : Streptopelia
Species : bitorquata
Authority : (Temminck, 1809)