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Tanimbar Corella Cacatua goffiniana  
Tanimbar Corella
Photographer : © Yongki Winardi
Location :near Ancol recreation park, North Jakarta, Java, Indonesia
Date : February 2003
English synonyms:Goffin's Cockatoo, Tanimbar Cockatoo
Bird Family :Psittacidae - Parrots, parakeets, lories, lorikeets, cockatoos, corellas, guaiabero & racquet-tails
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :Presumably escaped cagebirds.
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the Kai and Tanimbar Islands of Indonesia. Introduced to Singapore.

Zoologische Verhandelingen SNOAB 48 Rozendaal and Michels p183-196 Tanimbar Corella named as Cacatua goffiniana.

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