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 hematologic values were compared to that of their related species with available reference values, African gray parrot and greater sulphur-crested cockatoo. Overall, the results for the blue-naped parrot had a trend of having close values to the related species.
1071 depict an Australasian species; describing it as a White Cockatoo, also known as an Umbrella Cockatoo, (Cacatua alba), a Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita), or a Yellow-crested Cockatoo, also known as a Lesser Sulphur-crested Cockatoo, (Cacatua sulphurea).
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.
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.
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.
And the widower, who has never before been separated from his Greater Sulphur-crested cockatoo, was left distraught by the bird-napping.
He had many birds as pets and particularly liked the sulphur-crested cockatoo mainly because it could talk but he liked all parrots.
And have you heard about the Australian sulphur-crested cockatoo, kept by the Countess of Harewood, near Harrogate, which spoke in a broad Yorkshire accent and greeted visitors with "'ello, luv."
Co-ordinator for the National Theft Register for Exotic Animals UK, John Hayward, said the theft was of particular concern as the bird was a highly endangered species known as a Medium Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo.
Pippa the sulphur-crested cockatoo and Barney the blue and gold macaw have been hauled up before television vet Trude Mostue in an attempt to dissuade them from their deviant ways.