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Cacatua  Vieillot, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177814

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Lophochroa Bonaparte, 1857
  Common Name(s): Cockatoos [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2023   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPsittaciformes  – Parrots, perroquets  
                            FamilyCacatuidae  – Cockatoos, cacatoès  
                               GenusCacatua Vieillot, 1817 – Cockatoos  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Cacatua alba (P. L. S. Müller, 1776) – White Cockatoo, Cacatoès blanc, Cacatúa blanca, catatua-branca 
                                  Species Cacatua citrinocristata (Fraser, 1844) – Citron-crested Cockatoo 
                                  Species Cacatua ducorpsii Pucheran, 1853 – Broad-crested Corella, Solomons Cockatoo, Solomon Islands Corella, Solomons Corella, Ducorps's Cockatoo, Cacatoès de Ducorps, Cacatúa de las Salomón, cacatua-ducorps 
                                  Species Cacatua galerita (Latham, 1790) – Sulphur-crested Cockatoo, Cacatoès à huppe jaune, Cacatúa galerita, cacatua-de-crista-amarela 
                                  Species Cacatua goffiniana Roselaar & Michels, 2004 – Tanimbar Corella, Cacatoès de Goffin, Cacatúa de las Tanimbar, cacatua-de-goffin 
                                  Species Cacatua haematuropygia (P. L. S. Müller, 1776) – Red-vented Cockatoo, Philippine Cockatoo, Cacatoès des Philippines, Cacatúa filipina, catatua-filipina 
                                  Species Cacatua leadbeateri (Vigors, 1831) – Major Mitchell's Cockatoo, Pink Cockatoo 
                                  Species Cacatua moluccensis (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Salmon-crested Cockatoo, Cacatoès à huppe rouge, Cacatúa moluqueña, cacatua-das-molucas 
                                  Species Cacatua ophthalmica P. L. Sclater, 1864 – Blue-eyed Cockatoo, Cacatoès aux yeux bleus, Cacatúa oftálmica, cacatua-de-olhos-azuis 
                                  Species Cacatua pastinator (Gould, 1841) – Western Corella, Cacatoès laboureur, Cacatúa cavadora, cacatua-pastinator 
                                  Species Cacatua sanguinea Gould, 1843 – Little Corella, Cacatoès corella, Cacatúa sanguínea, cacatua-corella-pequena 
                                  Species Cacatua sulphurea (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Yellow-crested Cockatoo, Cacatoès soufré, Cacatúa sulfúrea, cacatua-de-crista-amarela 
                                  Species Cacatua tenuirostris (Kuhl, 1820) – Long-billed Corella, Cacatoès nasique, Cacatúa picofina, cacatua-corella-de-bico-longo 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Cacatua    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Cacatua    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 13.2), website (version 13.2), website (version 13.2)  
  Acquired: 2023   
  Notes: Gill, Frank, David Donsker & Pamela Rasmussen, eds. 2023. IOC World Bird List (v 13.2). Available at [Accessed 03 November, 2023]   
  Reference for: Cacatua   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cacatua   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.06.09, website (version 09-Jun-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Cacatua   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Cacatua, Cockatoos [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bock, Walter J.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Cacatua Vieillot, 1817 and Cacatuinae Gray, 1840 (Aves, Psittaciformes): proposed conservation   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, vol. 55, no. 3   
  Page(s): 159-164   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-5167   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Cacatua   

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