Status in SE Arizona: Rare visitor.
Timing: Can occur year round, mostly Oct-Apr.
Status in USA: Most records are from Arizona.
Habitat/location: No regular sites at present but sometimes small populations persist for a few years. Tends to occur in similar or more open habitats than Common Ground-Dove and frequently associating with them and Inca Doves.
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