Banksian Redtail Cockatoo

The red-tailed black cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus banksii) also known as Banksian- or Banks' black cockatoo,is a large black cockatoo native to Australia. Adult males have a characteristic pair of bright red panels on the tailthat gives the species its name. It is more common in the drier parts of the continent.Five subspecies are recognised, differing most signifcantly in beak size.Although the more northerly subspecies are widespread, the two southern subspecies,the forest red-tailed black cockatoo and the south-eastern red-tailed black cockatoo are under threat.The species is usually found in eucalyptus woodlands, or along water courses.In the more northerly parts of the country, these cockatoos are commonly seen in large flocks.They are seed eaters and cavity nesters, and as such depend on trees with fairly large diameters,generally Eucalyptus. Populations in southeastern Australia are threatened by deforestation and otherhabitat alterations. Of the black cockatoos, the red-tailed is the most adaptable to aviculture, although black cockatoos are much rarer and much more expensive in aviculture outside Australia.

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Costume Details

Male
Backline:
$215
Female
Backline:
$250
Frontline:
$500
Ultra-Frontline:
$1000

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  • Larger Feather Headpiece: $100
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