Supplementary entry on the Spix's Macaw in Vogelbilder aus fernen Zonen by Dr. Anton REICHENOW published in Kassel, Germany in 1883.

Supplementary entry on the Spix's Macaw in Vogelbilder aus fernen Zonen by Dr. Anton Reichenow by Blue Macaws

Nachträge

72. Kleiner Blauarara (Sittace Spixi Wagl.)

E.: Spix's Blue Macaw. - F.: Ara Spix.

Von dem Blauarara leicht an der geringeren Grösse und der bleigrau anstatt gelb gefärbten Zügel- und Augengegend unterschieden; auch fehlt der gelbe Fleck am Unterschnabel und die Wangen sind grau. Ost-Brasilien.

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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)