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The blue-and-yellow macaw , also known as the blue-and-gold macaw, is a large South American parrot with blue top parts and yellow under parts. It is a member of the large group of neotropical parrots known as macaws. It inhabits forest and woodland of tropical South America. They are popular in aviculture because of their striking color, ability to talk, ready availability in the marketplace, and close bonding to humans.

Similar species: Parrots
Species identified by fchristant
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Uploaded Oct 16, 2012. Captured Sep 22, 2009 15:06 in Cuyaya, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
  • NIKON D40X
  • f/5.6
  • 1/80s
  • ISO400
  • 200mm