SE Asia from Myanmar and Thailand S to Java and E to the Philippines, New Guinea.
Frugivorous. Fruits and berries (including wild figs and large fruits of wild nutmegs).
Habitat: Coastal forests, mangroves, coconut plantations.
Incubation: 26-28 days / 1-2 eggs
Social structure: Typically in flocks
Weight: 510g max
Lifespan: 20 under human care
Estimated population in the wild: 500,000
Threats: Habitat destruction.
IUCN Status: Least concern
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Τhey migrate daily as flocks from the islands to the mainland rainforests to eat fruits and they return to islands upon dusk.