This order contain some of the more
familiar birds, some are considered a nuisance some are very beautiful some are quite
rare.Probable the most famous bird was
the Dodo long extinct because of over hunting and the introduction of rats. Another
notable extinction was the Passenger Pigeon, which was incredibly numerous before its
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