Blue-and-yellow macaw (Ara ararauna)

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Blue-and-yellow macaw fact file

Blue-and-yellow macaw description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPsittaciformes
FamilyPsittacidae
GenusAra (1)

Information on the blue-and-yellow macaw is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Blue-and-yellow macaw status

This species is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and is listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (September, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (September, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org
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Blue-and-yellow macaw on a branch  
Blue-and-yellow macaw on a branch

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