Utah Bird Profile
  Inca Dove - Columbina inca

Name Roots: (L. columba, "a dove, pigeon" - Inca [though the bird doesn't live where the Incas were])

In Utah: Sightings in Utah
Map of Sightings

by Steve Carr

Other Photos - ID / Song

characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a shrub at a height of 10-12 (0-25) feet, in a saucer nest. This species is not a cowbird host. This species is a granivore: ground gleaner.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in lowland riparian habitat.
How to find:   

|   USGS Profile  (Geological Survey)    |   US Winter Range Map   |   US Summer Range Map   |

Occur. (*RP)

(See Legend)

Abbreviations  |  References  |  Legend  

Map of Sightings


 ● Confirmed Sightings
Unconfirmed Sightings

Sightings in Utah  

(Updated Mar 2004)



Return to the Utah Birds Home Page