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The scarlet macaw is a large red, yellow, and blue Central and South American parrot, a member of a large group of Neotropical parrots called macaws. It is native to humid evergreen forests of tropical Central and South America. Range extends from south-eastern Mexico to the Peruvian Amazon, Colombia, Bolivia, Venezuela and Brazil in lowlands of 500 m up to 1,000 m . In some areas, it has suffered local extinction because of habitat destruction or capture for the parrot trade, but in other areas.. more

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Uploaded Apr 24, 2015.