Date: 3/28/18 8:01 am
From: Jim Nelson <kingfishers2...>
Subject: Re: [MDBirding] OT: New info on Carolina Parakeets
There is also a good article on the Parakeets' extinction in the
February issue of Birding from the American Birding Association.

Jim Nelson

Bethesda, MD


On 3/28/2018 10:30 AM, Janet Millenson wrote:
> The range of Carolina Parakeets may have been smaller than previously
> thought:http://theconversation.com/the-tragic-story-of-americas-only-native-parrot-now-extinct-for-100-years-93038
>
> Apparently there were two subspecies. Based on the map, it looks like
> the more northwestern subspecies (/Conuropsis carolinensis
> ludovicianus) /was the one seen in Maryland.
>
>
> Janet Millenson
> Potomac, MD (Montgomery County)
> <janet...>
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