Blue-crowned Parakeet – Thectocercus acuticaudatus:
Paulie the Disobedient Parakeet

At my regular Thursday Morning Holmes Beach breakfast with friends this morning, we had a discussion of Island “Parrots.” These “Parrots” are really feral Parakeets. One of our larger conures, as ornithologists call Parakeets, is the Blue-crowned Parakeet. This brought to my mind the 1990’s movie Paulie, and one of … Read more