The Hyacinth, or Hyacinth Macaw, is a type of parrot that hails from South America. This bird is large, and claims the distinction of being the largest variety of parrot known to man. Due to trapping and other issues, this bird is becoming rare, and has now been listed on the Endangered Species list.
Scientific Name: Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus
Characteristics: The Hyacinth Macaw, simply known as the Hyacinth, is the largest variety of parrot. This bird hails from South America and stands approximately 3.3 feet tall. This bird weighs in at around three and a half to four pounds.
Size: 4.5" L x 2" H