Entry on the Hyacinthine Macaw on Pages 57-60 of the Museum Leverianum

a work containing select specimens from the museum of the late Sir Ashton Lever written by George SHAW and published in 1792-6 followed by the entry in the Fifteenth Volume of the Naturalists\'s Miscellany by George Shaw and E. Noddy, published not long after the Museum Leverianum, and in Shaw\'s General Zoology (Vol. VIII, P.393) published in 1811/12.

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    Blue macaws help to grow the forest around them

    I have loaded a very recent interesting article (August 2020) on how the blue macaws - Hyacinthine and Lear’s - help to grow the forests around them. It is in the article section for "Hyacinthine Macaws in the wild".

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 " Naturam expellas furca, tamen usque recurret "

( If you drive out nature with a pitchfork, she will soon find a way back)

Horace (65-8 BC)