Anodorhynchus glaucus •
anodorhynchus glaucus

Anodorhynchus glaucus

Anodorhynchus glaucus NatureServe Explorer Species Reports — NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.

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FWS Digital Media Library — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video.Anodorhynchus is a genus of large blue macaws from open and semi-open habitats in central and eastern South America. It includes two extant species, the hyacinth macaw and Lear’s macaw also known as the indigo macaw, and one probably extinct species, the glaucous macaw. At about 100 centimetres in length the hyacinth macaw is the longest parrot in the world. Glaucous and Lear’s macaws are exclusively cliff nesters; hyacinth macaws are mostly tree nesters. The three species mainly feed on the nuts from a few species of palms

Detailed information
Full Name: Glaucous macaw (Anodorhynchus glaucus)
Where found: Wherever found
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Birds
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Endangered 06/14/1976 Foreign (Headquarters) Wherever found
  • Countries in which the the Glaucous macaw, Wherever found is known to occur: Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay
Federal register documents
No recovery information is available for the Glaucous macaw.
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