Cacatua tenuirostris – Long-billed Corella

Cacatua tenuirostris – Long-billed Corella Long-billed Corella Cacatua tenuirostris (Heinrich Kuhl, 1820) is a white cockatoo with a characteristic long pale beak, that is used to dig for roots and seeds. They are endemic …

Cacatua sulphurea – Yellow-crested Cockatoo

Cacatua sulphurea – Yellow-crested Cockatoo Left: Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea)Right: Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita eleonora) Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea (Gmelin, JF, 1788) is very popular in aviculture; however trapping of wild birds for trading has …

Cacatua sanguinea – Little Corella

Cacatua sanguinea – Little Corella Photo credits: All photos on this page are copyright © by Murray Hubbard See  more of his photos at Instagram: @birdsofaussie Little Corella – Cacatua sanguinea (Gould, 1843) – …

Cacatua pastinator – Western Corella

Cacatua pastinator – Western Corella Photo: GLOBETROTTEUR17 – License: Creative Commons CC BY-SA 2.0 Western Corella Cacatua pastinator (Gould, 1841) is a white cockatoo endemic to Australia. Like most cockatoos they bond …

Cacatua moluccensis – Salmon-crested Cockatoo

Cacatua moluccensis – Salmon-crested Cockatoo Salmon-crested Cockatoo – Cacatua moluccensis (Gmelin, JF, 1788) – is a large white cockatoo.  It is similar in size and colors to the White Cockatoo but the plumage …

Cacatua haematuropygia – Red-vented Cockatoo

Cacatua haematuropygia – Red-vented Cockatoo Photo: Vassil – Public Domain Red-vented Cockatoo – Cacatua haematuropygia (Müller, PLS, 1776) – s rare in aviculture. They are critically endangered of becoming extinct due to …

Cacatua goffiniana – Tanimbar Corella

Cacatua goffiniana – Tanimbar Corella Tanimbar Corella – Cacatua goffiniana (Roselaar & Michels, 2004) – is the smallest of the white cockatoos. In aviculture it is also known as Goffin’s …

Cacatua galerita – Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Cacatua galerita – Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua galerita eleonoraPhoto: Copyright © by Izabella Bodin Sulphur-crested Cockatoo – Cacatua galerita (Latham, 1790) – is a large white cockatoo with a yellow crest. They are very curious, …

Cacatua ducorpsii – Solomons Cockatoo

Cacatua ducorpsii – Solomons Cockatoo Solomons Cockatoo – Cacatua ducorpsii (Pucheran, 1853) – is endemic for the Solomon Islands, where it is widespread on most islands except Makira and adjecent islands. It was …

Cacatua alba – White Cockatoo

Cacatua alba – White Cockatoo White Cockatoo – Cacatua alba (Statius Müller, PL, 1776) –  is a large white cockatoo with a white crest. When excited it raises the crest to a large semicircular shape …