Scientific Name: Ara chloropterus

Found In: Tropical rainforests, savannas, mangroves in northern and central South America

Size: 26 – 37 inches, 2.75 – 3.75 pounds

Diet: nuts, fruits, berries, seeds and some vegetable material

Threat Level: Least Concern, however this species is under pressure from deforestation and the pet trade

Facts: Under human care, macaws will mimic human vocalizations.