Aru islands, Indonesia.
Frugivore - granivore. Seeds and fallen fruit.
Incubation: ~28 days, 1 egg
Social structure: Solitary.
Lifespan: 26 max under human care
Estimated population in the wild: 3,500-15,000
IUCN Status: Vulnerable
Threats: Forest loss due to ongoing small-scale logging and conversion for agriculture and plantations.
Did you know that:
It is a pigeon species but it is called a 'pheasant' pigeon due to the pheasant-like shape of its body with a large flat tail that bobs up and down when walking. It also spends most of its time on the ground, just like pheasants.