Plain-breasted Ground-Dove Columbina minuta



  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Distribution of the Plain-breasted Ground-Dove
eBird range map for Plain-breasted Ground-Dove

Generated from eBird observations (Year-Round, 1900-present)

Distribution in the Americas

From Mexico to Peru and Paraguay. In Mexico, it distributes in the Pacific slope from south of Guerrero to southern Chiapas and in the Gulf slope, from central Veracruz to southwest of Campeche. Also in central Jalisco and Morelos.

It is a resident species, uncommon to common. Its distributional range has been calculated in approximately 7,100,000 km2.

Distribution outside the Americas

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It is found between 0 and 750 m asl in savannas and grasslands.

Historical changes

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Recommended Citation

Plain-breasted Ground-Dove (Columbina minuta), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: