Blue and Gold Macaw
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This is a large parrot with long tail feathers and mainly blue and yellow in color. The forehead is green; the upper part of the body a brilliant blue; the sides of the neck and body is golden yellow. These macaws also have black around chin and cheeks, and the naked skin of cheeks is pinkish-white with lines of very small, isolated black feathers. The blue and gold macaw has a strongly hooked beak and zygodactylous feet (2 toes that point forward and 2 toes that point backward).
Size Approximately 85 to 90 cm (34 to 36 in.); wingspan 102 to 112.5 cm (41 to 45 in.)
Weight Approximately 900 to 1200 g (2 to 2.7 lbs.)
Diet Feeds on seeds, fruits, nuts, and berries
Incubation Approximately 29 daysClutch Size 2 to 3 eggs
Fledgling Duration After 4 months; young then remain with parents for up to a year
Sexual Maturity Approximately 2 to 4 years
Life Span Up to 80 years
Range Eastern Panama through Columbia, Ecuador, and Brazil
Habitat Found in forests and swamps