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Pink Cockatoo Cacatua leadbeateri

Described by: Vigors (1831)
Alternate common name(s): Major Mitchell's Cockatoo, Mitchell's Cockatoo, Leadbeater's Cockatoo
Old scientific name(s): Kakatoe leadbeateri


Hattah Lakes National Park, Victoria, Australia - 1970 © Hans&Judy Beste  Hattah Lakes National Park, Victoria, Australia - 1970 © Hans&Judy Beste  Mildura, Victoria, Australia - 1970 © Hans&Judy Beste  Brookfield, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia - Oct, 2004 © Barrie Jamieson 
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Western Australia e. to the interior se.;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) C. Western Australia. Se. Western Australia to sc. South Australia. C. and sc. Norhtern Territory (New Haven on the e. edge of the Great Sandy Desert and Erldunda) and nc. South Australia.
(2) Interior of se. Australia (sc. Queensland (Eulo Bore and Cunnamulla area), nc. to sw. New South Wales (Round Hill Nature Reserve), nw. Victoria (Hattah-Kulkyne National Park and Wyperfield National Park, Mildura) and ex. ec. South Australia).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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