Also known as Pink-necked Fruit-dove
Adult: Head, neck and breast deep pink, upperparts dark green with a metallic gloss to the wings and tail, the latter with a paler apical band. Pink breast bordered below by white and below this by black bands. Belly ashy-grey, flanks olive, vent and undertail-coverts bright yellow.
Female: a little duller with olive fringes to many of the pink head feathers.
Juvenile: green, yellow on the belly, nearly all the feathers with clear yellow fringes. Bill green.