AnAge entry for Anodorhynchus glaucus
Classification (HAGRID: 01185)
Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
Order: Psittaciformes (Taxon entry)
- Anodorhynchus glaucus
- Common name
- Glaucous macaw
Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits
- Maximum longevity
- Not yet established
Very little is known about these critically endangered animals, which have not been sighted in decades and might even be extinct. One specimen lived 14.8 years in captivity . Anecdotal reports of animals living over 20 years in captivity might be true but are impossible to verify.
Life history traits (averages)
- No information is available on life history. Please contact us if you wish to suggest or contribute data.
No information on metabolism is available.
-  Brouwer et al. (2000), Longevity records for Psittaciformes in captivity