sulphur-crested cockatoo

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sulphur-crested cockatoo

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(Animals) a large Australian white parrot, Kakatoe galerita, with a yellow erectile crest. Also called: white cockatoo
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Noun1.sulphur-crested cockatoo - white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crestsulphur-crested cockatoo - 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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Snowball, a sulphur-crested cockatoo, shot to YouTube stardom a decade ago for his uncanny ability to rock out to the Backstreet Boys.
The related species that has been studied in terms of hematology are the African gray parrot and the greater sulphur-crested cockatoo.
Carboplatin administration in sulphur-crested cockatoos (Cacatna galerita): clinical observations.
The depiction of an Australasian cockatoo in Andrea Mantegna's Madonna della Vittoria, completed in Mantua in 1496, has recently been discussed by Heather Dalton in her 2014 article, 'A Sulphur-crested Cockatoo in Fifteenth-Century Mantua: Rethinking Symbols of Sanctity and Patterns of Trade'.
This is followed by the Sulphur-crested Cockatoo bird (Cacatua galerita) that, upon tilting the banknote diagonally, shows the different poses of the bird progressively highlighted, making it look as if the bird is flying.
In several Australian cities, the native, hollow-nesting, sulphur-crested cockatoo Cacatua galerita has modified its behaviour to exploit urban environments and now dominates use of large urban tree hollows (Davis et al.
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One such photo is that of Lawrence who posed with a sulphur-crested cockatoo on her left hand while submerged in water up to her chest, revealing parts of her upper breast.
WRITE TO PETS, SEVEN DAYS, SUNDAY MAIL, ONE CENTRAL QUAY,GLASGOW, G3 8DA (SORRY BUT VIVIAN CAN'T REPLY TO EVERYONE) I have a sulphur-crested cockatoo whose beak seems to be a bit long.
At each place young readers expand their knowledge of Australian fauna with further creatures incidentally met, such as the rock wallabies and sulphur-crested cockatoos encountered among the rocks and the thorny devil on the hot desert sand.
Sulphur-crested cockatoos are Australian birds that can destroy a whole crop of fruit in one day.
Schachner and her colleagues closely studied Alex, a well-known African grey parrot who passed away shortly after the study, and Snowball, a sulphur-crested cockatoo whose humanlike dancing behavior had led to online fame.