- Monk Parakeet – also known as a Quaker parrot. smaller version of a parrot
- Colonial Nesters – a large congregation of individuals of one or more species of bird that nest or roost in proximity at a particular location
- Invasive Species – not native to area and harmful to environment
- Monk Parakeet eggs are white.
- Monk Parakeets, while not native to Connecticut, have not been shown to be harmful to environment and are not technically an invasive species