Top 10 Largest Parrots
Blue-and-Yellow Macaw : is a popular species also known as the blue-and-gold macaw. While they measure slightly smaller than great green macaws at 30-34 inches long.
Hyacinth Macaw:is the largest macaw in the world and the largest flying parrot species. They can measure up to 39 inches long and weigh anywhere from 2.3-3.7 pounds.
Blue-Throated Macaw :the German herpetologist Johann Georg Wagler, who first described the bird to European readers. They can grow up to 33 inches long and weigh between 2.0-2.5 pounds.
Yellow-Tailed Black Cockatoo: is a large species from eastern Australia. They can measure between 22-26 inches long and weigh up to 1.9 pounds.
Palm Cockatoo : is the largest parrot in Australia and the largest cockatoo in the world. While not quite as long as some cockatoo or macaw species palm cockatoos weigh more than their longer cousins
Military Macaw: is a large parrot native to Mexico and areas of South America. They generally measure between 27.5-33.5 inches long and weigh around 2.5 pounds.
Scarlet Macaw : is a large species of macaw from Central and South America. They can reach up to 32 inches in length and weigh and nearly 2.2 pounds at their heaviest.
Red-and-Green Macaw : is the largest macaw species in the genus Ara. They range from 35-37 inches in length and can weigh anywhere from 2.3-3.7 pounds.
Great Green Macaw: is a large parrot native to Central and South America. They typically measure between 33.5-35.5 inches long and weigh up to 2.9 pounds.
Kakapo: is the largest parrot in the world. Also known as the owl parrot, the kakapo is a large, flightless parrot part of the Strigopoidea family of parrots endemic to New Zealand.