Blue Guacamayito (Spix’s Macaw)



The Blue Macaw is a medium sized parrot with a length of 56 cm. They have a graduated tail that is longer than the body. The plumage is mainly blue, darker on the back, wings and upper tail.

The underside of the tail is dark gray, forehead and ear coverts are gray dyed blue, and the rest of the head is blue-gray. It has a slight greenish tints below. The bare skin around the eyes is dark gray and grayish black beak. Immature birds are darker than adults and have a shorter tail.



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