Birds of Colombia

    PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae (African & New World Parrots)  
Genus: Orthopsittaca (1 species, 1 worldwide)

Red-bellied Macaw
Red-bellied Macaw (Orthopsittaca manilatus)
Puerto NariƱo, Amazonas, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Similar to the Chestnut-fronted Macaw, but the adult has a yellow face. Also, the Red-bellied Macaw has a less harsh call, and does not have a chestnut forehead. The red belly is just the vent area.
From back, feeding on palm fruit.

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