Photographer's Note

The arara, threatened with extinction due to illegal capture and growth of deforestation, is a type of parrot colored capable of produce sounds, imitating voices, to whistle. Fly a short distance, it has a short breath. Live in small flocks in South America and it feeds on fruit, seeds, worms, flowers and shoots.

Captured image in the Chapada dos Guimares Mato Grosso Brazil.

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  • Copyright: Joao Miguel Neto (jmigueln) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 63 W: 0 N: 19] (233)
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  • Date Taken: 2007-10-27
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