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Yellow-crested Cockatoo [sulphurea]

Cacatua sulphurea [sulphurea] (= Cacatua sulphurea sulphurea) (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

The yellow-crested cockatoo also known as the lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo, is a medium-sized cockatoo with white plumage, bluish-white bare orbital skin, grey feet, a black bill, and a retractile yellow or orange crest. The sexes are similar. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Cacatuidae
Genus:
   Cacatua
Scientific:
  Cacatua sulphurea sulphurea


Original description

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. p.330

Protonym:
  Psittacus sulphureus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2896930


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  B8645BCF1AD2C03D

Avibase ID:
  avibase-B8645BCF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B8645BCF


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 714184


CRITICALLY ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Cacatua sulphurea sulphurea: Sulawesi and offlying islands Muna and Butung; now very rare
  • Cacatua sulphurea djampeana: islands in the Flores Sea: Tanahjampea Islands (Kayuadi, Tanahjampea, Kalao, Kalaotoa and Madu) and Tukangbesi Islands (Wangiwangi, Tomea and Binongko)
  • Cacatua sulphurea abbotti: Masalembu Besar I. (Java Sea); critically endangered
  • Cacatua sulphurea parvula: central Lesser Sundas (Roti, Semau, and Timor)
  • Cacatua sulphurea occidentalis: western and central Lesser Sundas (Lombok, Sumbawa, Komodo, Padar, Rinca, Flores, Pantar and Alor); probably extirpated on Lombok, and critically rare on Sumbawa and Flores
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English:
Yellow-crested Cockatoo [sulphurea]
German:
Gelbwangenkakadu [sulphurea-Gruppe]
Spanish:
Cacatúa Sulfúrea (cresta amarilla)
Spanish (Spain):
Cacatúa sulfúrea (cresta amarilla)
French:
Cacatoès soufré [sulphurea]
Icelandic:
Gullkakadúi [sulphurea hópur]
Japanese:
コバタン(sulphurea グループ)
Norwegian:
gyllentoppkakadu (sulphurea gr.)
Russian:
Малый желтохохлый какаду [группа sulphurea]
Slovak:
kakadu žltochochlatý (skup.)
Serbian:
Žutoćubi kakadu (sa žutom ćubom)
Swedish:
mindre gultofskakadua [gruppen sulphurea]
Chinese:
小葵花凤头鹦鹉 [sulphurea Group]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Yellow-crested Cockatoo [sulphurea] ( Cacatua sulphurea [sulphurea])
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Yellow-crested Cockatoo ( Cacatua sulphurea) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Yellow-crested) ( Cacatua sulphurea [sulphurea Group]) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Cacatua sulphurea

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Other synonyms


German: Gelbwangenkakadu [sulphurea-Gruppe]
English: Yellow-crested Cockatoo, Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Yellow-crested), Yellow-crested Cockatoo [sulphurea]
English (IOC): Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Yellow-crested)
English (United States): Yellow-crested Cockatoo (Yellow-crested)
Esperanto: Sulfura kakatuo
Spanish: Cacatúa Sulfúrea (cresta amarilla)
Spanish (Spain): Cacatúa sulfúrea (cresta amarilla)
French: Cacatoès soufré (sulphurea), Cacatoès soufré [sulphurea]
Icelandic: Gullkakadúi [sulphurea hópur]
Japanese: コバタン(sulphurea グループ)
Scientific: Cacatua sulphurea, Cacatua sulphurea [sulphurea Group], Cacatua sulphurea [sulphurea], Cacatua sulphurea sulphurea
Norwegian: gyllentoppkakadu (sulphurea gr.)
Portuguese (Portugal): catatua-pequena-de-crista-amarela [grupo sulphurea]
Russian: Малый желтохохлый какаду [группа sulphurea]
Slovak: kakadu žltochochlatý (skup.)
Serbian: Žutoćubi kakadu (sa žutom ćubom)
Swedish: mindre gultofskakadua [gruppen sulphurea]
Turkish: Küçük Sülfür Kakadusu [sulphurea grubu]
Chinese: 小葵花凤头鹦鹉 [sulphurea Group]

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