Rare Hybrid: Sulphur-crested Cockatoo x Long-billed Corella

November 12, 2010

This is probably the first image of such a hybrid in the wild. I found it today in a flock of Sulphur-crested Cockatoos. It was much smaller than the Sulphurs, more like a Galah. It showed interesting feautures of both birds 🙂

But have a look yourself.

Firstly the likely parents

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo

Long-billed Corella

The Hybrid 🙂

That’s the way it should be 😉

 

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One Response to “Rare Hybrid: Sulphur-crested Cockatoo x Long-billed Corella”

  1. Wow I have been a fan of Sulphur Crested Cockatoos for ages but have never seen anything like that! Thanks for sahring!

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