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6,000 Bird Species Captured On Film, Added To Image Bank

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April 9, 1999
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Academy Of Natural Sciences Of Philadelphia
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The world has nearly 10,000 known species of birds. The 6,000th has just come to roost at The Academy of Natural Sciences--in the form of a photograph.

PHILADELPHIA-- The world has nearly 10,000 known species of birds. The 6,000th has just come to roost at The Academy of Natural Sciences--in the form of a photograph.


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