Edward Lear - Anodorhynchus leari - Lear's Macaw, originally described as a Hyacinth Macaw before Lear's Macaw had been identified as a separate species.
Piggiwiggia Pyramidalis - Edward Lear
Decorative Arts: Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae, or parrots: the greater part of them species hitherto unfigured, containing forty-two lithographic plates, drawn from life, and on stone: Macrocercus aracanga. Red and yellow maccaw
Study of Two Feathers- Edward Lear
Although best known for his nonsense poetry, Edward Lear also produced spectacular natural history illustrations and landscape paintings
Edward Lear, born 200 years ago on Saturday, sketched his way across India between 1873 and Stephen McClarence reports on what he found.