scarlet macaw (Ara macao), golden-collared macaw (Primolius auricollis)
ARA ARACANGA = scarlet macaw (Ara macao)
ARA CRYSSOSEMA =? golden-collared macaw (Primolius auricollis)
Title: Ornithologie Brésilienne, ou, Histoire des oiseaux du Brésil : remarquables par leur plumage, leur chant ou leurs habitudes
Year: 1854 (1850s)
Authors: Descourtilz, J. T. (Jean Théodore), d. 1855 Waterlow and Sons, lithographer
Subjects: Pictorial works; Birds
Source book page: https://archive.org/stream/OrnithologieBre00Desc/OrnithologieBre00Desc#page/n58/mode/1up
Author Jean Théodore Descourtilz, d. 1855; Waterlow and Sons, lithographer
The scarlet macaw (Ara macao) is a large red, yellow, and blue South American parrot, a member of a large group of Neotropical parrots called macaws. It is native to humid evergreen forests of tropical South America, from south-eastern Mexico to the Peruvian Amazon, Colombia, Bolivia, Venezuela and Brazil.
The golden-collared macaw or yellow-collared macaw (Primolius auricollis) is a small mostly green Central South American parrot, a member of a large group of Neotropical parrots known as macaws. It has a bright yellow patch on the back of its neck/upper shoulders that gives the species its name. In aviculture, it is one of a number of smaller macaws often called "mini-macaws".