White-breasted Ground Dove

a.k.a. Purple Ground Dove

Pampusana jobiensis

A White-breasted Ground Dove

This species is found over much of New Guinea as well as the Solomons and the Bismarck Archipelago.

Until 2019, this bird was known scientifically as Alopecoenas jobiensis.

In females the white breast may be suffused with a buffish pink or pinkish grey.


White-breasted Ground Dove Links:

Video of a captive White-breasted Ground Dove feeding

Videos from the wild


Another White-breasted Ground Dove

Two poor images of the same bird


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