Parakeet




Monk Parakeet, Myiopsitta monachus. What is a “parakeet” but a little parrot? As far as I can tell, the members of the family Psittacidae get called parakeet or parrot based on size and tradition, not biology.

4 Responses to “Parakeet”


  1. 1 Ellen December 16, 2019 at 2:28 pm

    The top 2 photos look like it is about to hang some ornaments on the tree 🙂

  2. 3 Susan December 16, 2019 at 4:08 pm

    Never knew they existed outside. Very exciting!


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