sulphur-crested cockatoo

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Synonyms for sulphur-crested cockatoo

white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crest

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The hematologic values were compared to that of their related species with available reference values, African gray parrot and greater sulphur-crested cockatoo.
Carboplatin pharmacokinetics following a single-dose infusion in sulphur-crested cockatoos (Cacatua galerita).
This article, the result of an international collaboration between historians and zoologists, aims to focus attention on the fact that Australasian cockatoos were present in the Middle East in the medieval period and that one, identified as a Sulphur-crested or Yellow-crested Cockatoo, reached Europe in the mid thirteenth century.
In this study we evaluate patagial wing-tag retention by sulphur-crested cockatoos and community use of technology to report sightings in a research project known as 'Cockatoo Wingtag'.
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.
Charlie is believed to have been born in 1899 - when Queen Victoria was still on the throne, Britain headed the largest empire the world has ever known and the Queen Mother was still a twinkle in her father's eye.That makes him more than 20 years senior to the previous oldest bird, a sulphur-crested cockatoo which reached the age of 82 at London Zoo.
These include the galah, sulphur-crested cockatoo and crimson rosella, which feed on fallen olives or remove droops from the tree and drop the pits beneath.
One parrot, a sulphur-crested cockatoo named Cocky, lived at the London Zoo, where he greeted visitors with a friendly "hello, hello, hello" for 80 years.
A sulphur-crested cockatoo is being fed by staff members of the Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center after 106 of its species were rescued by the Environmental Crimes Division of the National Bureau of Investigation and Biodiversity Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources from a home in Pasay City where it will be sold in the Black Market last evening of March 12.
I know my sulphur-crested cockatoo loves French fries but he isn't allowed too many.
Written and illustrated by an award-winning English writer/illustrator now living in Australia, this book celebrates one of our most outrageous and charismatic native birds, the Sulphur-crested Cockatoo.