Supplementary entry on the Lear's Macaw

in Vogelbilder aus fernen Zonen by Dr Anton REICHENOW published in Kassel, Germany in 1883.

Nachträge

71. Kleiner Hyacintharara (Sittace Leari Bp.)

E.: Lear's Hyacinthine Macaw. - F.: Ara Lear.

Rücken, Flügel und Schwanz kobaltblau; Kopf, Hals und Unterkörper graublau; nackter Augenkreis und Fleck am Unterschnabel gelb. Grösse des Blauararas. Vaterland noch nicht sicher festgestellt.

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  • Saturday 22nd January 2022
    Great news from Brazil

    Great news from Brazil

    I have just learned that the corn replacement programme for the Lear’s macaw population in Bahia in northeastern Brazil will be starting up again soon after the Covid-19 lock-down. I’ll be posting more ne ... Read More »

Quotes

 " 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)