Blue and Gold Macaw

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Blue and Gold Macaw

Latin: Ara ararauna

Deutsch: Gelbbrustara

French: Ara bleu et jaune

Netherland: Blauwgele ara

Italian: Ara gialloblu

Spain: Guacamayo azulamarillo, Guacamayo azul y amarillo, Papagayo amarillo, Paraba azul amarillo

 

Biological data:

Distribution: South America; Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Guayana, Surinam, French Guiana, Trinidad, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina

Habitat: rainforest, open areas, up to 1500m above sea level

Size: 86cm

Adult Weight: 1040-1286g

IUCN Red List category: Least Concern

 

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Sources:    

http://www.arndt-verlag.com/projekt/birds_3.cgi?Desc=E207.htm&Pic=207_1.JPG&Search=ara&Lang=lat

http://www.parrots.org/index.php/encyclopedia/profile/blue_and_gold_macaw/

http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/species/factsheet/22685539

 

Title photo: (c) Mateus Hidalgo. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Brazil license.

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