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The yellow-footed green pigeon , also known as yellow-legged green pigeon, is a common species of green pigeon found in the Indian subcontinent. It is the state bird of Maharashtra. In Marathi it is called ''Hariyal''. The species feeds on fruit, including many species of ''Ficus''. They forage in flocks. In the early morning they are often seen sunning on the tops of emergent trees in dense forest areas. They especially are found sitting in couples on tree branches.

Similar species: Pigeons And Doves
Species identified by DR_M_Z
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Uploaded Apr 25, 2019. Captured Mar 3, 2019 05:21 in Agra Rd, Krishna Nagar, Bharatpur, Rajasthan 321001, India.
  • NIKON D500
  • f/9.0
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO449
  • 460mm