Lophochroa

The Lophochroa genus comprises a single specie - Major Mitchell's Cockatoo or Pink Cockatoo -with two subspecies. It is a medium-sized cockatoo.

While most cockatoos typically have a crest with a single color, the Major Mitchell's Cockatoo  have an unusual and more colorful crest with white, red and yellow ribbons.

Lophochroa leadbeateri
Major Mitchell's Cockatoo
Photo credit: Murray Hubbard

Species and subspecies

  • Lophochroa leadbeateri (Vigors, 1831) - Major Mitchell's Cockatoo
    • Lophochroa leadbeateri leadbeateri (Vigors, 1831)
    • Lophochroa leadbeateri mollis (Mathews, 1912)

Other Cockatoos

These genus has different species of Cockatoos: