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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  • Monday 11th January 2021
    Interesting paper on the Spix’s Macaw

    A very interesting paper is available on-line about the Spix’s Macaw. It is entitled " Qualitative description of the submission and agonistic behaviour of the Spix’s Macaw (Cyanopsitta spixii) with special reference to t ... Read More »

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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)