Rufous Turtle Dove Streptopelia (orientalis) meena
Vagrant, 14 records.
1st - 2 birds at Ahmadi on 06/0 6/1956 by VAD Sales.
2nd - 1 shot bird on 1/10/2001 K Al-Nasrallah G Gregory.
3rd - 1 on 12/04/2002 shot and identified by hunters (they had their own field guides according to G. Gregory).
4th - 1 on 17/09/2004, by G gregory, A Bailey, B Foster.
5th - 1 on 21/09/2004 at Bubiyan Island.
6th - 1 on 1/11/2008 at Al-Abraq by A.Al-Sirhan,R.Al-Hajji
7th - 1 on 06/11/2009 Abdulmohsen Al-Suraye, one on 30/11/2009 Mohed Khorshed both at Pivot Fields.
8th - 1 on 14/10/2010 at Jahra Pool Reserve by Mohd Khorshed.
9th - 1 on 17/10/2010 at Sulaibiya Pivot Fields by R Al-Hajji.
10th - 1 on 05/03/2011 at Jahra Farms by Brian Foster and Mike Pope.
11th - 1 on 19/11/2011 at Jahra Farms by Mike Pope.
12th - 1 on 09/10/2014 at Jahra Pools Reserve, Omar Al-Shaheen.
13th - 1 on 30/09/2015 at Jahra Pools Reserve, Mohd Khorshed.
14th - 1 on 02/11/2015 at Jahra Pools Reserve, Ahmed Salem.