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The spotted green pigeon or Liverpool pigeon (Caloenas m...

wikipedia - 27 Sep 2017
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
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Is Another "Pigeon" Nike SB Dunk Collab Coming?

Sole Collector - 05 Nov 2018
Nike SB Dunk hype was back in a big way at ComplexCon, including a notable sample spotted on the floor being worn by Jeff Staple. The designer behind the iconic "Pigeon" SB Dunk ...
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Could This Be Another Nike SB Dunk Low Pigeon Colorway? - 05 Nov 2018
Above you will get an on-feet look of this never-before-seen Nike SB Dunk Low Pigeon spotted at ComplexCon. Rumored to be the third installment to the “Pigeon” series with Nike, this iteration of the Nike SB Dunk Low Pigeon comes dressed in a subtle ...
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Bird Watch: Redheads, buffleheads, mallards and more

The Daily News of Newburyport - 03 Nov 2018
Elm Street, Salisbury: Great Blue Heron, Eastern Phoebe, Eastern Bluebird, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Spotted Sandpiper, Dark- eyed Junco, White-throated Sparrow. Broad Street, Merrimac: Pine Siskin. Chain Bridge ...
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Time To Enjoy Fall Color

Greeneville Sun - 02 Nov 2018
Greene County has an advantage in its location close to several mountain ranges and tourist overlooks in Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Tourists have learned ...
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Cook Islands: The Birdman of Atiu

New Zealand Herald - 04 Nov 2018
We hadn't even left the carpark before he pointed out a pale green bird with a watermelon-pink head cooing from a branch. Our first bird of the day was a Pacific fruit dove or kukupa, the same name used by Northland Māori for the native pigeon.
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Catch and release: An adventure in urban falconry

PW-Philadelphia Weekly - 17 Oct 2018
The October sun had burned away the fog, and Courtney Douds was trudging through the scrub on State Game Lands 43, in Chester County, beating the bushes with a broom handle. She'd brought an extra stick for me, so I followed along, whacking away at ...
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Python spotted attacking pigeon on east London high street - 04 Aug 2018
Dave Fawbert, the editor of London free magazine Shortlist, shared an image on Twitter on Saturday morning, captioned: “Just a python eating a pigeon on Leytonstone High Road #LondonLife”. The photo shows the snake wrapped around a pigeon in the ...
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Extinct pigeon species related to dodo found

Phys.Org - 08 May 2018
In a paper published in Paleontología Y Evolución de las Aves researchers from Canterbury Museum, Flinders University, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, and UNSW Sydney, describe the new species from the pigeon and dove family, ...
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3 wildlife species not spotted in Maha census 3 yrs in row

Times of India - 12 Oct 2018
MUMBAI: At least three wildlife species have not been spotted at waterholes of Maharashtra forests during the annual one-day survey (nature trails) conducted by the forest department from 2015 to 2017. This has caused concern among environmentalists ...
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Spotted Green Pigeon is Distinct Species, DNA Study Proves - 05 Aug 2014
New genetic research conducted by scientists from Griffith University in Nathan, Australia, and the Natural History Museum in Tring, UK, has confirmed that the mysterious, now-extinct bird known as the Spotted Green Pigeon (Caloenas maculata) is a ...
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'Unique' Liverpool pigeon related to dodo

BBC News - 16 Jul 2014
A 230-year-old pigeon held in a Liverpool museum collection has been found to be unique and related to the long extinct dodo. A team in Australia looked at fragments of DNA from the World Museum's spotted green pigeon as part of a study. They found the ...
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'One in a Million' Yellow Cardinal Spotted

National Geographic - 23 Feb 2018
The unusually yellow cardinal is not to be confused with the yellow cardinal, an endangered South American species with black and white markings and the occasional green tinge. (Related: "Extremely Rare Albino Orangutan Found in Indonesia.") ...
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Mark Wahlberg Spotted in 'Wahlburgers' Air Jordan 4s

Sole Collector - 04 Jun 2018
Attending the grand opening of his family's Wahlburgers restaurant at the Mall of America in Minnesota last week, actor Mark Wahlberg was spotted wearing a pair of custom Air Jordan 4s inspired by the chain. The green-based pair interestingly features ...
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Foxes, kestrels and pigeons: nature as nurture

The Guardian - 12 Aug 2018
There are multiple pigeons, of course, that fly away as I get close. At the moment, they are partial to cropping the row of baby rocket. There are screaming green parakeets, my favourite mistle thrush. A wren family in the hedge next door darts away ...

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