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  • Long-billed Corella

    Description The long-billed corella (Cacatua tenuirostris), or slender-billed corella[2] is a cockatoo native to Australia, which is similar in appearance to the little corella and sulphur-crested cockatoo.[3] This species is mostly white, with a reddish-pink face and forehead, and has a long pale beak, which is used to dig for roots and seeds. It has […]

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  • Little Corella

    Description The little corella (Cacatua sanguinea), also known as the bare-eyed cockatoo, blood-stained cockatoo, short-billed corella,little cockatoo and blue-eyed cockatoo, is a white cockatoo native to Australia and southern New Guinea.[2] It was known asBirdirra among the Yindjibarndi people of the central and western Pilbara. They would keep them as pets, or traditionally cook and […]

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  • Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo

    Description The yellow-tailed black cockatoo is 55–65 cm (22–26 in) in length and 750–900 grams in weight.[3] It has a short mobile crest on the top of its head, and the plumage is mostly brownish-black with paler feather-margins in the neck, nape, and wings, and pale yellow bands in the tail feathers.[3] The tails of birds of subspecies […]

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  • Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

    Description  The sulphur-crested cockatoo (Cacatua galerita) is a relatively large white cockatoo found in wooded habitats in Australiaand New Guinea and some of the islands of Indonesia. They can be locally very numerous, leading to them sometimes being considered pests. They are well known in aviculture, although they can be demanding pets. It has a […]

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  • Galah

    Description Galahs are about 35 cm (14 in) long and weigh 270–350 g. They have a pale grey to mid-grey back, a pale grey rump, a pink face and chest, and a light pink mobile crest. They have a bone-coloured beak and the bare skin of the eye rings is carunculated. They have grey legs. The genders appear […]

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