Macaw, Hyacinth

Macaw, Hyacinth

Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus

Vital Statistics

Height:

40 inches

Weight:

3.5 lbs

Diet:

Bird diet, banana, apple, peas, grapes, corn, carrots, butternut squash, banana chips, Macadamia nutes.

Conservation:

Status: Vulnerable

Geographic Region

East Amazonia, east-central Brazil, and in the Pantanal region of southwest Brazil reaching into Bolivia and Paraguay.

At The Zoo

Faces of the Rainforest

Did You Know?

The Hyacinth Macaw's beak is so powerful, it can crack coconuts.