Definition of Macaws. Meaning of Macaws. Synonyms of Macaws

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Definition of Macaws

Macaw
Macaw Ma*caw", n. [From the native name in the Antilles.] (Zo["o]l.) Any parrot of the genus Sittace, or Macrocercus. About eighteen species are known, all of them American. They are large and have a very long tail, a strong hooked bill, and a naked space around the eyes. The voice is harsh, and the colors are brilliant and strongly contrasted.

Meaning of Macaws from wikipedia

- A macaw's facial feather pattern is as unique as a fingerprint. The largest macaws are the hyacinth, Buffon's (great green) and green-winged macaws. While...
- observation on captive macaws shows that hand-raised macaws exhibit this behavior, as well. Comparisons show that older macaws were able to open seeds...
- macaw (Ara macao) is a large red, yellow, and blue Central and South American parrot, a member of a large group of Neotropical parrots called macaws....
- Monograph of Macaws and Conures. ISBN 1-895270-00-6. Macaw-facts.com: Spix Macaw research – in-depth articles. Bluemacaws.org: Blue Macaws website ARKive:...
- "Blue and Gold Macaw (Ara ararauna) | Parrot Care". World Parrot Trust. Retrieved 28 January 2010. "Blue & Gold Macaws aka Blue & Yellow Macaws". Beautyofbirds...
- glaucous macaw (Anodorhynchus glaucus) is a large, all-blue South American parrot, a member of a large group of neotropical parrots known as macaws. This...
- Ara is a neotropical genus of macaws with eight extant species and at least two extinct species. The genus name was coined by French naturalist Bernard...
- is yellow. They greatly resemble great green macaws and are usually distinguished from great green macaws by their smaller size, completely black bill...
- relationship with other macaws in its genus was long uncertain, but it was thought to have been closely related to the scarlet macaw, which has some similarities...
- The catalina macaw is a hybrid between the blue-and-gold macaw and scarlet macaw. As catalina macaws are hybrids, they do not have a true scientific name...
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