Dove Sound Recordings Miami Beach FL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Miami Beach, FL. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to dove sound recordings, dove song recordings, and dove bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting doves, dove feeders, dove types, and dove descriptions.

Orange Blossom Hobbies
(305) 633-2521
1975 NW 36th Street
Miami, FL
 
Ready to Roll
(305) 688-8868
831 NW 143rd St.
Miami, FL
 
Old Toy Trains
(305) 891-6248
12470 NE 7th Avenue
Miami, FL
 
RotoFly Hobby
c/o Americargo
Miami, FL
 
Extreme Hobbies Miami
(305) 265-8511
7253 SW 24 St
Miami, FL
 
Felix Hobby Shop
(305) 895-5362
13394 West Dixie Highway
North Miami, FL
 
Ready to Roll Trains
(305) 688-8868
831 NW 143rd St.
Miami, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Gallery of Transportation
(305) 529-8599
165 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL
 
Micro Macro Mundo
(305) 594-6950
2856 N.W. 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL
 
Miami-Trains
(305) 666-6555
7448 S.W. 48th Street
Miami, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Mourning Dove

Zenaida macroura L 12 ½ " WS 18" WT 4.2 OZ (120g)

Photo by Maslowski Wildlife Productions.

Listen to a mourning dove.

A long, tapered tail enhances the slender profile of this cool brown and pinkish dove. An irregular smattering of black spots dots the coverts and secondary wing feathers. Males usually are bluer on the crown and nape than females but there is some overlap. Breeding pairs can sometimes be sexed by plumage, but in larger flocks it is not reliable and young males are inseparable from females. Feet are bright reddish pink; the flesh around the eye is turquoise.

Mourning doves occupy most habitats in North America and have been found nesting to 10,000 feet in western mountains. Although they stay in pairs during the nesting season, they travel in flocks of a dozen to several hundred during other seasons. Immatures begin flocking together in summer, and adults join these flocks as they finish breeding. Flocks move between agricultural fields, where waste grain and weed seeds abound, but often frequent suburban yards and especially feeding stations. There is a large general migratory movement southward in autumn, but many birds are resident throughout the winter even in the northern plains states and southern Canada.

The male's song is a low, mournful oooah, ooh, ooh, ooh , easily imitated by whistling through cupped hands. Females may coo softly in reply. The alarm call is a rough Whoo!

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Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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