Parrots (Psittacidae)

Hyacinth Macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus) - HBW 4, p. 419

French: Ara hyacinthe German: Hyazinthara Spanish: Guacamayo Jacinto

Taxonomy: Psittacus hyacinthinus Latham, 1790, Brazil.
Populations in S of range have been separated as race maximiliani but differences minute and clinal. Monotypic.

Distribution: NC to SC Brazil ranging into extreme NW Paraguay and E Bolivia; formerly present in Amapá, N Brazil, and possibly still so.