|Wonga Pigeon Leucosarcia melanoleuca
March / April 2006
The Wonga Pigeon is distributed in eastern Australia from Mackay, Queensland to west Gippsland, Victoria. It is found in forest, woodland and some scrublands.
|It is grey with a white forehead and a grey breast with a white double V. The belly is white with bold black spots on the flanks.
It rarely flies and is normally seen on the ground where it eats fallen seeds, fruits and berries.