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wikipedia - 27 Sep 2017 The spotted green pigeon or Liverpool pigeon (Caloenas m...
The spotted green pigeon or Liverpool pigeon (Caloenas maculata) is a species of pigeon which is most likely extinct. It was first mentioned and described in 1783 by John Latham, who had seen two specimens of unknown provenance and a drawing depicting the bird. The taxonomic relationships of the bird were long obscure, and early writers suggested many different possibilities, though the idea that it was related to the Nicobar pigeon (C. nicobarica) prevailed, and it was therefore placed in the
The Sydney Morning Herald - 11 Feb 2019 Column 8
Joy Cooksey of Harrington writes: "With Green Pigeon finding Kyogle was having to wait 15 years for a RFS Fire Shed (C8), it is logical their local paper is called ...
Telangana Today - 11 Feb 2019 Top spots for HBP on Big Bird Day
It is routine for these bunch of bird enthusiasts from Hyderabad Birding Pals (HBP) to spend long hours birding on weekends.
BMC Pediatrics - 16 Jul 2014 The Dodo and the Spotted Green Pigeon; solving a 200 year old mystery - BMC Series blog
The Dodo, that remarkable flightless bird, has become an icon of extinction. However it was far from the only unique island bird to become extinct in the era of ...
Free Press Journal - 13 Feb 2019 Bhopal: Over 35 species spotted in Regional Museum of Natural History
A "Campus Bird Count Programme" was organized by Regional Museum of Natural History (RMNH), Bhopal and Bhopal Birds on Tuesday The officials of ...
BBC News - 25 Jan 2019 Big Garden Birdwatch: The winners and losers over 40 years
Which birds do you see in your garden - and which no longer visit? For 40 years amateur birdwatchers have charted the dramatic changes in the Big Garden ...
Daily Pioneer - 11 Feb 2019 2017 golden year for winged guests to India
Overseas winged guests arrived in less number as compared to the last year in India. The Bird Count Index (BCI) was “low” this (season) year with 247 different ...
Petoskey News-Review - 05 Feb 2019 Conservation report: Shy snowmobilers ticketed | Crime
Conservation officers (COs) from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources were conducting a snowmobile patrol when they stopped the lead sled in a ...
New Zealand Herald - 08 Feb 2019 Focus: Wakefield evacuated; Pigeon Valley residents must leave homes
Nelson residents near Walters Bluff are being evacuated due to a new fire. Meanwhile, the town of Wakefield is also being evacuated after fire chiefs fears.
USA TODAY - 04 Feb 2019 Shhh! These secret Caribbean beaches offer buttery sand and serenity
Caribbean beaches that are off the beaten path can offer hidden treasures away from the typical tourist crowd.
Sci-News.com - 05 Aug 2014 Spotted Green Pigeon is Distinct Species, DNA Study Proves | Genetics
The Spotted Green Pigeon (Caloenas maculata) is a separate species and was a close relative of the Dodo, the Rodrigues Solitaire, the Nicobar Pigeon.
iNews - 11 Feb 2019 Tobago’s wildlife glitters at every hour, from rainforests by day to lagoons at night
When daylight disappears in Tobago, sorcery starts stirring in the water. It's an hour after sundown on Bon Accord Lagoon – a secluded, mangrove-enclosed bay ...
The Guardian - 15 Oct 2018 New Zealand bird of the year: 'drunk, gluttonous' kererū pigeon wins
Often heard before it is seen, the kererū has been known to fall out of the odd tree after too much fermented fruit.
Phys.Org - 08 May 2018 Extinct pigeon species related to dodo found
A new pigeon species, the Zealandian Dove, which is related to the extinct dodo, has been identified at the Central Otago fossil site near St Bathans on the ...
Great Bend Tribune - 29 Jan 2019 Cheyenne Bottoms reports on Christmas Bird Count
On a clear, sunny day last December, 21 observers met at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center and headed to Cheyenne Bottoms to count birds. The KWEC ...
Mental Floss - 19 Apr 2018 15 Incredible Facts About Pigeons
They were beloved by both Charles Darwin and Nikola Tesla.
BBC News - 16 Jul 2014 'Unique' Liverpool pigeon related to dodo
A 230-year-old pigeon held in a Liverpool museum collection is found to be unique and related to the long extinct dodo.
The Telegraph - 05 Aug 2018 Snake seen eating pigeon in busy London street
A boa constrictor has been seen eating a pigeon in a busy street in east London. The tropical snake, which it is thought may be an abandoned pet, caused ...
Complex - 07 Jan 2019 Staple x Nike SB Dunk Low 'Pigeon 3' Teaser Image
Jeff Staple was spotted at the third annual ComplexCon in a brand new black, white, and green colorway of his classic 'Pigeon' SB Dunk Low.
US - 28 Mar 2018 The tragic story of America's only native parrot, now extinct for 100 years - The Conversation
The last Carolina parakeet died in a zoo a century ago. A scientist tries to unravel some of this bird's lasting mysteries.