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Polyomavirus encephalopathy in a Ducorp's cockatoo (Cacatua ducorpsii) with psittacine beak and feather disease.
There are two distinct species of cockatoo (genus Cacatua), which are often both erroneously referred to as Sulphur-crested Cockatoos: the Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita) and the Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea).
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.
SEIBERT (2007) relata tratamento em cacatua (Cacatua moluccensis) utilizando o haloperidol pela via oral, na dose de 0,2mg [kg.sup.-1], a cada 12 horas, durante 1mes, com o decrescimo da dose de 0,02mg [kg.sup.-1] a cada 48 horas, ate atingir a dose de 0,15mg [kg.sup.-1].
These include the orchid Paphiopedilum adductum, the Philippine cockatoo (Cacatua haematurogypia) and the iconic Philippine eagle or Pithecophaga jefferyi.
In his right ear he wears two cockatoo (Cacatua sp.) feathers and one Amazon parrot (Amazona sp.) feather.
A team of international Scientists tested eight Goffin cockatoos (Cacatua goffini), a conspicuously inquisitive and playful species on visible as well as invisible Piagetian object displacements and derivations of spatial transposition, rotation and translocation tasks.
J., 2006.Recovery within a population of the critically endangered citron-crested cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea citrinocristata in Indonesia after 10 years of international trade control.
Cross-species interaction and communication: a study method applied to captive siamang (Hylobates syndactylus) and long-billed corella (Cacatua tenuirostris) contacts with humans.
When they are shooting birds, Captain Collins makes fun of Captain Phillip, a commissioned Governor-in-Chief of New South Wales by saying that "And that, over there on the Eucalyptus, is a flock of Cacatua galerita--the sulphur-crested cockatoo.
When I first met James Purdy, despite his crabapple appearance, he was the very model of Old World politeness: tall and greyhound thin, with quick, playful blue eyes and a head of unruly silver hair that at times imitated the sprightly crest of an exotic bird, genus Cacatua, perhaps.
Entre las aves mas comercializadas como mascotas se encuentran las del orden psitaciformes entre ellas, guacamayas (Ara spp.), cacatuas (Cacatua spp.), periquitos australianos (Melopsittacus undulatus), loros (Amazona spp.), ninfas (Nymphicus hollandicus) y loros africanos (Psittacus eritacus).