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Military Macaw

Ara militaris (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Military Macaw (Ara militaris) is a large parrot and a medium-sized member of the macaw genus. Though considered vulnerable as a wild species, it is still commonly found in the pet trade industry. A predominantly green bird, it is found in the forests of Mexico and South America. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Psittacidae
Genus:
  Ara

Scientific:
  Ara militaris

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.139

Protonym:
  Psittacus militaris

Avibase ID:
  50C9E950BB3C1E90

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/50C9E950

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554897


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Ara militaris militaris: Tropical Colombia to nw Venezuela, Ecuador and n Peru
  • Ara militaris mexicanus: Arid w Mexico (Sonora to Isthmus of Tehuántepec)
  • Ara militaris bolivianus: Tropical Bolivia and extreme nw Argentina
English:
Military Macaw
Czech:
ara vojenský
German:
Soldatenara
Danish:
Soldaterara
Spanish:
Guacamayo Militar
Finnish:
smaragdiara
French:
Ara militaire
Italian:
Ara militare
Japanese:
midorikongouinko
Japanese:
ミドリコンゴウインコ
Dutch:
Soldatenara
Norwegian:
Soldatara
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Soldatara
Polish:
ara zielona
Portuguese:
Arara-militar
Russian:
Малый солдатский ара
Slovak:
ara zelená
Swedish:
mindre soldatara
Ukrainian:
Ара зелений
Chinese:
军金刚鹦鹉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Ara militaire ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Ara militaire ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Ara militaris [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Ara militaris [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Ara militaris [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Military Macaw ( Ara militaris) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ara militaris [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ara militaris [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ara [militaris or ambiguus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Guacamai militar
Czech: Ara vojenský
Danish: Soldaterara
German: Soldatenara
English: Military Macaw
English (IOC): Military Macaw
Spanish: Guacamaya Verde, Guacamayo Militar, Guacamayo Verde, Papagayo verde
Spanish (Argentine): Guacamayo verde
Spanish (Colombia): Guacamaya militar, Guacamaya Verde
Spanish (Ecuador): Guacamayo Militar
Spanish (Spain): Guacamayo Militar
Spanish (HBW): Military Macaw
Spanish (Mexico): Guacamaya Verde
Spanish (Panama): Military Macaw
Spanish (Peru): Guacamayo Militar
Spanish (Paraguay): Papagayo verde
Spanish (Venezuela): Guacamaya Verde, Guacamayo Verde
Estonian: soldat-aara
Finnish: Smaragdiara
French: Ara militaire
Guarani: Ararîca
Hungarian: kis katonaara
Italian: Ara militare
Japanese: midorikongouinko
Japanese: ミドリコンゴウインコ
Scientific: Ara militaris, Ara militaris militaris, Psittacus militaris
Lithuanian: Žalioji ara
Dutch: Soldatenara
Norwegian Nynorsk: Soldatara
Norwegian: Liten soldatara, Militærara, Soldatara
Polish: ara zielona
Portuguese: Arara-militar
Russian: Малый солдатский ара, Солдатский ара
Slovak: ara zelená
Serbian: Vojnička ara
Swedish: Militärara, mindre soldatara, Soldatara
Turkish: Askeri Ara
Ukrainian: Ара зелений
Chinese: 军金刚鹦鹉
Chinese (Traditional): 軍隊麥鷍

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