White-winged Dove

South jetty of the Rogue River, Gold Beach, Curry Co., Oregon. 6 September 2000. Video by Greg Gillson.



Description from field: "General shape and color of Mourning Dove--pale gray-brown or tan. Contrasting dark primaries and greater primary coverts. Orange eye. Dark pinkish feet, no bands (nothing to indicate captivity). Tail short, squared, white tips. Contrasting brownish or reddish-brown tail and uppertail coverts. Heavy molt in secondaries. White wing patch on upperwing coverts. Flew from jetty road edge to jetty rocks below. Flew across river to base of North Jetty."




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