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Did you know in the early years of the 20th century a colony of Birds of Paradise originally from New Guinea was introduced to a small island off Tobago? The birds are also shown on the Trinidad and Tobago 100-dollar note.
Did you know the Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia reginae) is the common name for a species of flowering plant?
Did you know the Coat of Arms of the University of the West Indies has as its crest a Brown Pelican (Pelicanus accidentalis)?
Source: The Ultimate Caribbean Quiz Book by John Gilmore – 2003
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