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Mindoro Imperial Pigeon
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Information
Range Philippines
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Columbiformes
Family Columbidae
Genus Ducula
Species Ducula mindorensis
Conservation Status
ENSpecies
Endangered

The Mindoro imperial pigeon (Ducula mindorensis), is a species of pigeon in the Columbidae family. It is endemic to the Philippines.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

It was formerly classified as a Vulnerable species by the IUCN. But new research has shown it to be rarer than it was believed. Consequently, it is uplisted to Endangered status in 2008.

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