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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  • Saturday 23rd March 2024
    More welcome news about the Spix’s macaws in the wild

    Welcome news about the re-introduced Spix’s macaw. Last weekend the field staff in Brazil were monitoring nest boxes and discovered a pair with three newly-hatched chicks. They took video footage and this is available on the ACTP website

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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)