The Hyacinth Macaw: parrot native to central & eastern South America. Length about (3.3 ft) It is longer than any other species of parrot. Largest macaw & largest FLYING parrot species.Can be confused with far rarer & smaller Lear's Macaw. Habitat loss & trapping for pet trade: taken heavy toll on population in the wild. As a result it is classified as Endangered. Listed: Appendix I Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna & Flora
After a bee flew into my hair, and, when swatting at it, it fell to pieces that took a while to comb out (SHUDDER!), we moved to Texas and the butterflies were HUMONGOUS and would boldly fly at me and hit me in the face and head. Terrible!!