Posted by: atowhee | December 12, 2016

HOW MANY BIRD SPECIES ARE THERE?

And double it. A new study by ornithologiusts says the old biological definition of species is outdated and there are probably closer to 18-thousand actual bird species in the world. So we may be looking at splitsville by taxonomists and all of us getting longer lifelists. Howe many species of crossbill have you seen?

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