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The White-bellied Imperial Pigeon (Ducula forsteni)

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The White-bellied Imperial Pigeon (Ducula forsteni) is found in Sulawesi and nearby islands. Imperial pigeons (Ducula) are large to very large pigeons, with a heavy build and medium to long tails. They are arboreal, and feed mainly on fruit – their ability to swallow seeds whole plays an important role in seed dispersal.

This beautiful photo was taken by Keith Valentine in Indonesia