Definition of Eurasian collared dove
- In fact, an invasive dove called the Eurasian collared dove is flourishing in many urban areas, and they may be attracting Cooper's hawks.
- —Gary Clark, Houston Chronicle, 21 June 2008
- In your backyard this winter, you might be sheltering invaders, Eurasian collared-doves, whose ancestors escaped during a Bahamian pet shop burglary in the 1970s and flew on to colonize much of North America.
- —Nancy J. White, Toronto Star, 15 Feb. 2013