The Blue-Throated Macaw

By:Ashley Marks

All about the Blue-Throated Macaw

Their Binomial Nomenclature (scientific name) is Ara glaucogularis also known as Caninde macaw or Wagler's macaw

They are critically endangered.

They live in North Bolivia in the palm trees of the Savannah.

They don't eat seeds and nuts like most Macaws, but rather fruits are their primary source of food.

They are endangered because of illegal hunting for pets and a decline in trees for nests.

The Blue-Throated Macaw reproduce sexually.

Community Interactions

Blue-Throated Macaws live in and get their food from the palm trees around them. They depend on the palm trees for their survival.

Human Impact

Humans are the main reason that the Blue-Throated Macaws are endangered. The Blue-Throated Macaws are being hunted illegally for trade and pets.


Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Aves

Order: Psittaciformes

Family: Psittacidae

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"Blue-throated Macaw Ara Glaucogularis." Bird Life International. N.p., n.d.
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View live Web page"Ara Glaucogularis Blue-Throated Macaw." Animal Diversity WEB. N.p., n.d. Web.
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"Ara Glaucogularis." Red List. N.p., n.d. Web. 20 May 2016.