The military macaw gets its name from its green plumage that can resemble a military uniform. Military macaws are native to the forests of Mexico and South America and are a vulnerable species in the wild. They have completely black beaks and typically have bright red patches on their foreheads.
|SCIENTIFIC NAME||Ara militaris
|WHERE IN THE WILD?
||Mexico and South America|
|WHAT'S ON THE MENU?
||Seeds, fruits and leaves|