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Cockatiel

Nymphicus hollandicus (Kerr, 1792)

The Cockatiel (Nymphicus hollandicus), also known as the Quarrion and the Weiro, is a member of the cockatoo family endemic to Australia. They are prized as a household pet and companion parrot throughout the world and are relatively easy to breed. As a caged bird, cockatiels are second in popularity only to the Budgerigar. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Cacatuidae
Genus:
  Nymphicus

Scientific:
  Nymphicus hollandicus

Citation:
  (Kerr, 1792)

Reference:
  Anim.Kingd.[Kerr] 1 pt2 p.580

Protonym:
  Psittacus hollandicus

Avibase ID:
  FDAEA60A5681B51F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FDAEA60A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177497

Geographic range:

  • Nymphicus hollandicus: Irregularly abundant near water in interior of Australia
English:
Cockatiel
Czech:
korela chocholatá
German:
Nymphensittich
Danish:
Nymfeparakit
Spanish:
Cacatúa Ninfa
Finnish:
neitokakadu
French:
Calopsitte élégante
Icelandic:
Dísakakadúi
Italian:
Cacatua ninfa
Japanese:
okameinko
Japanese:
オカメインコ
Dutch:
Valkparkiet
Norwegian:
Nymfekakadu
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Nymfekakadu
Polish:
nimfa
Portuguese:
Cocatiel
Russian:
Корелла
Slovak:
korela chochlatá
Swedish:
nymfparakit
Ukrainian:
Корела
Chinese:
鸡尾鹦鹉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Calopsitte élégante ( Nymphicus hollandicus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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eBird version 1.50:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Cockatiel ( Nymphicus hollandicus)
James Lee Peters:
Nymphicus hollandicus
James Lee Peters (original):
Nymphicus hollandicus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Nymphicus hollandicus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Nymphicus hollandicus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Nymphicus hollandicus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Cacatua de les nimfes, Cacatua nimfa
Czech: Korela chocholatá
Danish: Nymfekakadu, Nymfeparakit
German: Nymphensittich
English: Cockatiel, Cockatoo Parrot, Crested Parrot, Quarrion, Weero
English (IOC): Cockatiel
Spanish: Cacatua ninfa, Cacatúa Ninfa, Carolina, Ninfa
Spanish (Chile): Cacatua ninfa
Spanish (Colombia): Cacatúa ninfa
Spanish (Spain): Cacatúa Ninfa
Spanish (HBW): Cockatiel
Estonian: nümfkakaduu
Finnish: Neitokakadu, nymfipapukaija
French: Calopsitte élégante, Perruche calopsitte
Irish: Cocaitíl
Hungarian: nimfapapagáj
Icelandic: Dísakakadúi
Italian: Cacatua ninfa, Calopsitta, Calopsitte
Japanese: okameinko
Japanese: オカメインコ
Scientific: Leptolophus hollandicus, Nymphicus hollandicus, Psittacus hollandicus
Lithuanian: Nimfinė papūgėlė
Dutch: Valkparkiet
Norwegian Nynorsk: Nymfekakadu
Norwegian: Nymfekakadu, Nymfeparakitt
Polish: nimfa
Portuguese: Cocatiel
Portuguese (Portugal): Caturra
Russian: Или Корелла, корелла, нимфа, Нимфовый попугайчик
Slovak: Korela chochlatá
Slovenian: Nimfa
Serbian: Nimfa papagaj (divlji)
Swedish: Nymfparakit
Ukrainian: Корела
Chinese: 雞尾鸚鵡, 鸡尾鹦鹉
Chinese (Traditional): 雞尾鸚鵡

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