Ara macao – Scarlet Macaw

Ara macao – Scarlet Macaw The Scarlet Macaw is a large colourful large Neotropical parrot. Their beautiful colors have made them popular as pets and among breeders and they are common in …

Ara chloropterus – Red-and-green Macaw

Ara chloropterus – Red-and-green Macaw With a length of 90-95 cm and a wingspan of 125 cm the Red-and-green Macaw (Ara chloropterus) is the largest of the macaws in the Ara genus; only …

Ara militaris – Military Macaw

Ara militaris – Military Macaw The Military Macaw – Ara militaris (Linnaeus, 1766) is a large green macaw. With proper care the lifespan is about 60 years. Wild birds reach a lifespan of 50-60 …

Ara ararauna – Blue-and-yellow Macaw

Ara ararauna – Blue-and-yellow Macaw Blue-and-yellow Macaw – Ara ararauna (Linnaeus, 1758) is a large macaw. They are common in captivity but is not recommended for beginners; all large macaws require a …

Ara ambiguus – Great Green Macaw

Ara ambiguus – Great Green Macaw Photo: Alois Staudacher – Licensed under the Creative Commons CC BY-SA 3.0 license. The Great Green Macaw – Ara ambiguus (Bechstein, 1811) is listed on CITES Appendix I and EU …

Ara rubrogenys – Red-fronted Macaw

Ara rubrogenys – Red-fronted Macaw Red-fronted Macaw – Ara rubrogenys (Lafresnaye, 1847) – is a large green parrot with orange-red forehead. They are very sociable and usually seen in small …