Oena capensis

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Class: Aves, Family: Columbidae,

Species: Oena capensis

Common Name: Namaque Dove

Description: Relatively common but mainly confined to open, less disturbed arid areas. Males are identified by their black face and chest which the females and juveniles lack

Information Sources: Bahrain First National Report to the CBD (2006), Birds of Dilmun (2014)