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Birds of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Little green pigeon

Thai: นกเปล้าเล็กหัวเทา, nok plao lek hua thao

Binomial name: Treron olax, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1823

The little green pigeon (Treron olax) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is characterized as being little and green.

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Scientific classification

Treron olax

Common names

  • English: Little green pigeon
  • Thai: นกเปล้าเล็กหัวเทา, nok plao lek hua thao

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Little green pigeon, Treron olax in Thailand
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Su-ngai Kolok District, Narathiwat

Range map of Treron olax in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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