Did you know?
Citron-crested cockatoos are popular cage birds and aviary birds, which if hand-raised can learn words, whistles and various tricks very easily. However, efforts should be directed towards establishing a stable domesticated population through appropriate husbandry and breeding methods.
European Endangered species Program
This animal is managed by the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA) under the European Endangered species Program.
|Classification||Order: parrots; family: cockatoos|
|Diet||Fruits and seeds|
|Habitat||All landscape types found on the Indonesian island of Sumba − also in cultivated areas|
|Reproduction||2–3 eggs that are incubated for 28 days|