Carolina parrot

Related to Carolina parrot: Conuropsis carolinensis
(Zool.) the Carolina parrakeet. See Parrakeet.

See also: Parrot

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That was the same year and the same place where the last representative of the Carolina parrot (Corunopsis carolinensis)--the only psittacid of the region, which was persecuted relentlessly for the damage it caused to vegetable gardens and fruit trees and for its value as a cage bird--also died.
Once widespread in the United States, the Carolina parrot has also disappeared.
And if only Southern woodlands still had their flocks of green-yellow-orange Carolina parrots, which really do look gaily tropical, even next to Audubon's print.
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