Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Great Green Macaw

Great Green Macaw Ara ambigua

Described by: Bechstein (1811)
Alternate common name(s): Buffon's Macaw
Old scientific name(s): Ara ambiguus, Ara ambiguus


Zoo de La Flèche, La Flèche, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire, France - Aug 21, 2002 © Alain Fossé 
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S. Central America and nw. South America;
Two populations;
(1) Caribbean slope of e. Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica, both slopes of Panama to nw. Colombia. Possibly sw. Colombia.
(2) W. Ecuador (Lita, Cerro Blanco Protected Forest).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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