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The 15 Most Beautiful and Amazing Extinct Animals

Hayashi and Toda, Passenger Pigeon, (Ectopistes migratorius), From: Orthogenetic Evolution in the Pigeons, 1920

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A study of mass extinction

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100 years later, the passenger pigeon still haunts us

Martha, the last passenger pigeon. She died Sept 1, 1914, marking the 100th anniversary of the extinction.

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And Then There Were None ( the sad tale of the Passenger Pigeon) fabric by ceanirminger on Spoonflower - custom fabric

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15 Extinct Bird Species & Possible Reasons for Their Extinction

Extinct bird species: Passenger Pigeon. The Passenger Pigeon was a very social bird that lived in large flocks. By the early 20th century, the passenger pigeon died out completely due to hunting and destruction of natural forest habitat

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Passenger Pigeon - The species went from being one of the most abundant birds in the world during the 19th century to extinction early in the 20th century. The world's last Passenger Pigeon, died on September 1, 1914.

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The Passenger Pigeon is now extinct (painting by John James Audubon) Lost forever.We must protect our wildlife.

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