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  Galah or Rose-breasted Cockatoos / Roseate
The changes wrought by European settlement, a disaster for many species, have been highly beneficial for the Galah because of the clearing of forests in fertile areas and the provision of stock watering points in arid zones.
Scientific: Eolophus roseicapillus roseicapillus aka Cacatua roseicapilla roseicapilla...
Scientific: Eolophus roseicapillus assimilis aka Cacatoes roseicapilla assimilis...
www.avianweb.com /galahcockatoos.html   (687 words)

  
 Galah Cockatoos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
In South Africa these parrots are highly prized and of great value, since there has been no export of fauna and flora since the late 1950's, they are scarce in the rest of the world.
As I mentioned earlier they are native to Australia and are so unique that they have been placed in there own monotypic genus, namely Eolophus.
These parrots are sort after the world over, as a pet and as aviary subjects, mainly due to their endearing personalities both in an aviary and in the home, also due to their beautiful Pink and Grey plumage.
www.thomasriver.co.za /parrots/galahs.htm   (1869 words)

  
 Second Chance Birds :: View topic - Cockatoo Profile (WIP)
His crest is like the crest of the Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita) and the Lesser Sulphur- crested Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea) point forwards, while the crest of the other White Cockatoos (Cacatua) are pointed backwards.
The appearance of the Galah(Eolophus roseicapillus)and genetic research made this species a monotypic genus as well: Eolophus.
There is at least one Corella species and one bigger White Cockatoo species native to Australia that coexists in the some distributional (apart from the fact that all Australian cockatoos coexist with theGalah (Eolophus roseicapillus).
secondchancebirds.net /forum/viewtopic.php?t=193   (2517 words)

  
 San Diego Zoo's Animal Bytes: Cockatoo
San Diego Zoo: rose-breasted cockatoo, or galah, Eolophus roseicapillus roseicapillus in Children's Zoo; red-tailed fl-cockatoo near the Kiwi House; triton cockatoo Cacatua galerita triton and umbrella, or white, cockatoo Cacatua alba in shows at Wegeforth Bowl.
Cockatoos differ from other parrots not only because of their crests but also because they are mostly fl or white (with a few notable exceptions, such as the gray and pink galah Eolophus roseicapillus).
This is caused by the lack of a special texture in their feathers.
www.sandiegozoo.org /animalbytes/t-cockatoo.html   (995 words)

  
 Class   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
The main genus of True Cockatoos, apart from the genus White Cockatoos (Cacatua) this main genus has two non-white genera as well: the Galahs (Eolophus) and the Gang-gang Cockatoos (Callocephalon).
The plumage of the Galah (Eolophus roseicapillus) is pink and grey with white and whitish-pink
The Galah (Eolophus roseicapillus) is a monotypic genus.
www.mytoos.com /Class.html   (1626 words)

  
 Cockatoos
They range in size from medium to large.
We have several varieties in our flock, including the highly popular Umbrella Cockatoo, (Cacatua alba), the Moluccan Cockatoo (Cacatua moluccensis), the Lesser Sulfur Crested Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea sulphurea), the Rose-breasted (Galah) Cockatoo (Eolophus roseicapillus), the Citron Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea citrinocristata), and the Goffin's Cockatoo (Cacatua goffini).
We have several varieties in our flock, including the highly popular Umbrella Cockatoo, (Cacatua alba), the Moluccan Cockatoo (Cacatua moluccensis), the Lesser Sulphur Crested Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea sulphurea), the Rose-breasted (Galah) Cockatoo (Eolophus roseicapillus), the Citron Cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea citrinocristata), and the Goffin's Cockatoo (Cacatua goffini).
www.fullnestaviary.com /cockatoos.htm   (233 words)

  
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Large Cockatoo - Probosciger, Calyptorhynchus, Callocephalon, Eolophus, Cacatua, Nymphicus
Small Cockatoos - Probosciger, Calyptorhynchus, Callocephalon, Eolophus, Cacatua, Nymphicus
forum.bird-elicious.com /search.php?sid=9dcb64a9078e785a8c52a175b18f4032   (367 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
When the dominant silver is combined with the white-faced, the platinum variety is created.
Scientific Names: Cacatua, Probasciger, Calptorhynchus, Callocephalon and Eolophus
Diet: Offer a good-quality parrot mix, with supplements, and regular suppy of greenstuff and fruit such as apples, grapes, and pomegranates.
www.greenmntexotics.net /species2.html   (2284 words)

  
 Wild parrots caught by ParrotScience on videotape - see your bird in the wild   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
See Galahs in the wild in Narromyne, NSW
It was about sunset when I drove past this yard and trees with about 1000 galahs (known in North America as the rose breasted cockatoo (Eolophus roseicapilla albiceps) in it.
I'd never seen so many parrots in one place in my life.
www.parrotscience.com /version7/ourvideobody.html   (612 words)

  
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Additional locations with neotropical exhibits at the zoo show colonies of 34 Caribbean flamingo, 22 compatible white-fronted marmosets (Callithrix geoffroyi), 12 cotton-topped tamarins, and groups of red-bellied tamarin (Saguinus labiatus), common squirrel monkey and bush dog (Speothos venaticus).
A `Down-Under' area displays Australasian fauna such as Matschie's tree kangaroos, who have produced two young, parma and Bennett's wallabies, parrots such as galah (Eolophus roseicapillus) and lorikeets (Trichoglossus and Glossopsitta spp.), and also finches.
Four additional parma wallabies were acquired recently during a rescue operation in New Zealand, where this endangered species is being eradicated by trappers under licence from the New Zealand government.
www.zoonews.ws /IZN/300/IZN-300.html   (19351 words)

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