Spix's Ara (Cyanopsitta spixii) is a species of bird considered to be extinct in the wild (a bird was however filmed in 2016) belonging to the psittacidae family. It was named after the German zoologist and explorer Johann Baptist von Spix (1781-1826). In September 2018, the NGO Birdlife International announces that the species is extinct in the wild.

At the macaws of Spix, relationships with their environment are based on learning and transmission.


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