Saturday, November 29, 2014

Mysore Zoo - Blue-and-gold Macaw

Mysore Zoo is the most popular zoo at Mysore in India. There are various wild animals and birds at the zoo. One among them is Blue-and-gold Macaw.



It is a large South American parrot with blue top parts and yellow under parts. These birds grow 76 to 86 cm. They have blue wings and tail, dark blue chin, golden under parts, and a green forehead. Beaks are black on the white face. It inhabits forests and woodland of tropical South America.

31 comments:

Margaret Adamson said...

These are lovely birds. Have a lovely weekend.

Gunilla Bäck said...

Gorgeous birds!

Phil Slade said...

It's a beautiful parrot/macaw - so very colourful.

Bob Bushell said...

Beautiful image Rajesh.

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

Your bird is beautiful.

TexWisGirl said...

they are beautiful parrots!

Jeevan said...

Colorful bird

carol l mckenna said...

Pretty bird and beautiful colors!


Happy Weekend to you,
artmusedog and carol
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".E." Lizard Breath Speaks, Beth said...

always amazed by these parrots ... such gorgeous coloring. ( :

ifthethunderdontgetya™³²®© said...

They are pretty cool birds. I remember some from my pet shop days.
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rupam sarma said...

Beautiful

Magia da Inês said...

·.✿✿ミ
Chamamos essas aves de "araras" são muito comuns no Pantanal e na Floresta Amazônica.
São lindas e muito barulhentas.

Boa semana!
Beijinhos do Brasil。♫° ·.
✿⊱

Marie said...

Wonderful Mackaw!

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

This is such a large and beautiful parrot!

Su-sieee! Mac said...

Such a brilliantly colorful bird!

Chris Rohrer said...

These guys are stinkers:) My family has one of these parrots and they are LOUD! Glad you were able to enjoy:)

Kenneth Cole Schneider said...

Beautiful bird! Our neighbor has macaws and yes indeed they are screamers!

Ni de Aqui, Ni de Alla said...

So colorful and beautiful!

bailey-road.com said...

Beautiful capture!

Wally Jones said...

Splendid image of these really beautiful birds!

Thank you for sharing!

Mary Cromer said...

Such great birds~

Andrew Fulton said...

It's a lovely bird to see... lovely colours.

Christian Weiß said...

Lovely birds.

Adam Jones said...

Lovely colourful bird.

Marie said...

He's great! I love seeing him stretch out one of his wings!

Somali K Chakrabarti said...

Flaunting its beauty!

Yogi Saraswat said...

Wonderful Mackaw!

Ami Bhat said...

Mysore Zoo is fascinating...I just wish they could better it and make it more tourist friendly. I love the sight of giraffes as soon as you enter it.

Sri Kri said...

Nice Blue-and-gold Macaw.

Cheers,
Sriram & Krithiga

purba chakraborty said...

Beautiful bird :)

indu chhibber said...

A rare bird here.And 76 cms is quite long!