#2: Oriental Turtle Dove

When brooding, the male incubates the eggs during the day and the females incubates them in the night. This species eats mainly grains and seeds, but can also eat snails. Its distribution ranges from Europe to India and Japan.

Species name: Streptopelia orientalis
Family: Columbidae
Order: Columbiformes

The pictures were taken in Kasai-Rinkai Park (葛西臨海公園) in Tokyo, Japan in May 2012.

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