Blue and Yellow Macaw

Blue and Yellow Macaw

Scientific Name

Ara ararauna

Range

South America, Panama, and the southern part of Central America

Habitats

Rainforest

What do they eat?

Seeds, nuts, fruits

Status

Least Concern

Lifespan

Up to 50 years

Conservation Threats

Pet trade, habitat loss

Fun Facts
  • Research has shown they have the intelligence and reasoning ability comparable to a 3 - 4 year old human.
  • Believed to be monogamous, and both the male and female help care for their young.