Scarlet Macaw

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Scarlet Macaw

Latin: Ara macao

Deutsch: Hellroter Ara

French: Ara rouge

Netherland: Geelvleugelara

Italian: Ara scarlatta

Spain: Guacamayo macao


Biological data:

Distribution: South and Central America; Panama, Mexico, Columbia, Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, Bolivia

Habitat: rainforest and open areas including savannah, up to 1000m above sea level

Size: 85cm

Adult Weight: 1050-1123g

IUCN Red List category: Least Concern


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