Cacatua galerita


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Noun1.Cacatua galerita - white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crestCacatua galerita - white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crest
cockatoo - white or light-colored crested parrot of the Australian region; often kept as cage birds
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12[degrees]38'S, 143[degrees]05'E], 9 October 1998, nest of Cacatua galerita [Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo], S.
These included 1) treating with 95% sulphuric acid then placing in a growth cabinet at 25 [degrees] C; 2) fracturing fruit coat then placing in a glasshouse; 3) abrading fruit coat then placing in a glasshouse; 4) fruit being ingested by Lichenostomus virescens (singing honeyeater), Columa livia (domestic pigeon), Streptopelia senegalensis (laughing dove), Cacatua galerita (sulphur-crested cockatoo), and Melopsittacus undulatus (budgerigar); 5) placing in four constant temperature regimes of 10 [degrees], 15 [degrees], 20 [degrees], and 30 [degrees] C; and 6) submerging fruit in either bubbling oxygenated or de-oxygenated water for 24 hours then placing in a growth cabinet at 10 [degrees], 15 [degrees], 20 [degrees], and 25 [degrees] C.
African grey parrot Psittacus erithacus erithacus 2 Blue and gold macaw Ara ararauna 1 Blue-headed pionus Pionus menstruus 1 Chestnut-fronted macaw Ara severus 1 Double yellow-headed Amazon Amazona oratrix 2 Eclectus parrot Eclectus roratus Goffin's cockatoo Cacatua goffiniana 1 Green-winged macaw Ara chloroptera 1 Lesser sulfur-crested cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea 1 Maximilian's pionus Pionus maximiliani 1 Mealy Amazon Amazona farinosa 1 Medium sulfur-crested cockatoo Cacatua galerita eleonora 1 Orange-winged Amazon Amazona amazonica 2 Red-lored Amazon Amazona auttunnalis 2 Scarlet macaw Ara macao l Umbrella cockatoo Cacatua alba 3 Yellow-naped Amazon Avnazona auropalliata 1 Table 2.