Dove, Jambu Fruit

Dove, Jambu Fruit

Ptilinopus jambu

Vital Statistics

Height:

9 inches

Weight:

5 ounces

Diet:

Soft bill feed, strawberry, rasberry, blueberries, grapes, cantalope, honeydew, apples, pears and bananas

Conservation:

Status: Least Concern

Geographic Region

Wooded areas and forest clearings in Indonesia and the Malay Peninsula

At The Zoo

World of Adaptations

Did You Know?

Jambu fruit doves immerse their entire bill into water when drinking, without having to lift their head.