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The common bronzewing (Phaps chalcoptera) is a species of pigeon. They are found in Australia. They eat vegetable matter.

Looks

They are 20 to 36 centimetres long.

Distribution

They are common in Australia. They are found in a variety of habitats, though they are nearly always near water.

Eating

They eat material from plants, such as seeds. They drink rather frequently.

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