Macaws - The Minis
Red-bellied Macaw – At 19” in length, the Red-bellied Macaw is the largest of the mini Macaws. This bird is mainly green with a reddish lower abdomen and a little bit of blue and yellow on the flight feathers.
Yellow-collared Macaw – is mostly green with a little black on the head, a yellow band across the back & side of neck, blue on the wings, and reddish brown on the tail.
Chestnut-fronted Macaw – is mostly green with a little reddish brown on the forehead and chin, red on front edge of wing and under wing, blue on outer flight feathers.
Lafresnaye’s Macaw - is very similar in appearance to the Chestnut-fronted Macaw, but is slightly larger.
Blue-headed Macaw – is mostly green with a blueish head, and flight feathers. Instead of the white bare skin on the face, this bird has black bare skin.
Illiger’s Macaw – is mostly green with red on the forehead, sides of abdomen and lower back.
Red-shouldered Macaw – is mostly green with blue on the forehead, red on the front edge of wing and under wingl
Noble Macaw – is very similar to the Red-shoulder Macaw, but with a horn-coloured upper mandible instead of a black one, and is a slightly larger bird.
Neumann’s Macaw – is the same in appearance to the Noble Macaw, but slightly larger.
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