• Jan 14, 2020

Goffin's (Cacatua goffiniana) Cockatoo

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 Goffin's Cockatoo in house conditions of a photo

On a photo: Goffin's cockatoo. Photo: wikimedia.org

Appearance and description of a cockatoo of Goffin

Goffin's cockatoo is a korotkokhvosty parrot with a length of body about 32 cm and weighing about 300 g

Both the male, and a female of a cockatoo of Goffin are painted equally. The main color of a body white, near a beak sideways reddish spots. Area from the inside of wings and a podkhvostya yellowish. Cop small, round. The Okologlaznichny ring is brightly expressed, without feathers, a bluish color. The beak is light gray, paws gray.

How to distinguish a male from a female of a cockatoo of Goffin? Color of an iris at polovozrely males of a cockatoo of Goffin brown-black, at females оранжево-коричневый.
Продолжительность lives of a cockatoo of Goffin at due leaving more than 40 years.

the Area of dwelling and life in the nature of a cockatoo of Goffin

The look lives in Indonesia, is also introduced in Singapore and Puerto Rico. The look suffers from poaching, disappearance of places of natural dwelling and destruction by farmers because of attacks to crops.
of the Cockatoo of Goffin lives in tropical rainforests, can keep near coasts, near sowings of agricultural crops.
In a diet of a cockatoo of Goffin seeds of various plants, fruits, crops and, perhaps, insects.
Usually keep in couples or small packs.

 Goffin's Cockatoo on a tree in the habitat of a photo

On a photo: Goffin's cockatoo. Photo: flickr.com

Reproduction of a cockatoo of Goffin

Goffin's cockatoos usually nest in cavities and hollows of trees. In a laying usually 2 — 3 eggs.

Both parents within 28 days hatch.

Baby birds of a cockatoo of Goffin leave a nest at the age of about 11 weeks, however about a month more are near parents, and those feed up them.

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