Monks Eat With Their Hands

Myiopsitta monachusMonk Parakeets (Myiopsitta monachus) munching on fresh Hemlock cones.Myiopsitta monachusHere, if you’re doing eye-flips over wild parrots in Brooklyn, is more information about these Andean-origin birds.Myiopsitta monachusUsually fairly skittish, these raucous birds were so intent on eating that half a dozen of them tolerated us standing not so far away from them for a while. At least enough time to mosey around to get the sun behind us for this last image:Myiopsitta monachus

0 Responses to “Monks Eat With Their Hands”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




Share

Bookmark and Share

Join 504 other followers

Twitter

  • RT @DeanBaker13: Senator Corker does considerably better with the Republican tax bill than a married couple earning $30,000, with two kids… 15 minutes ago
Nature Blog Network

Archives


%d bloggers like this: