Lear's macaw

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phylum Chordata Lear's macaw(Anodorhynchus leari), also known as the indigo macaw, is a large all-blue Brazilian parrot, a member of a large group of neotropical parrots known as macaws. It was first described by Charles Lucien Bonaparte in 1856. Lear's macaw is 70–75 cm (28–30 in) long and weighs around 950 g (2.09 lb). It is metallic blue with a faint, often barely visible, tinge of green, and a yellow patch of skin at the base of the heavy, black bill.

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clade Diapsida
Class Aves
order Psittaciformes
family Psittacidae
genus Anodorhynchus
species A. leari