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Large red, yellow and blue macaw. 84-92cm (33-36"). Crown, body and forewings red, upper primaries and secondaries blue with yellow upper coverts. The face is white and bare skin with no feathered lines.
Found here near Manu sanctuary on the Madre De Dios river in Eastern Peru. Mixed forest and on localized clay licks along river bank.
Although once widespread, this species is in decline in many areas, especially in Peru. These birds were checking out nesting sites and I have included an image of one of the local clay licks.