PALM COCKATOO FACTS
The Palm Cockatoo is a large dark-grey cockatoo with large dark grey bill. It has orange-red facial skin patches. The crest is long and erect. The female is smaller with less red on face. Young ones have pale yellow margins on feathers of the underside, and paler bill.
Black Macaw, Cape York Cockatoo
tropical rainforest, wet eucalypt forest
fruit, seeds, nuts, berries, plant shoots and roots, grubs.
nests in hollow tree. 1 white eggs
Cape York Peninsula, Queensland
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
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