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White Cockatoo Cacatua alba

Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): White-crested Cockatoo, Umbrella Cockatoo
Old scientific name(s): Kakatoe alba


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N. Moluccas;
Fragmented island populations;
Halmahera, Bacan, Ternate, Tidore, Kasiruta and Mandioli.
Birds reported from Obi and Bisa are thought to be escapees;


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


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