It is white, with a large yellow crest that it can raise. It is 45-55 cm long and can live up to 40 years.
It can be found in most of Papua New Guinea and the surrounding islands.
It can be found in plains, farmland, rainforests or evergreen forests with a height limit of up to 1400 meters high.
They mainly eat seeds, fruits and occasionally insects.
They are aggressive, solitary and territorial during breeding season, which is from August to January in Australia and may to September in Papua new Guinea. It nests in tree cavities, like most cockatoos. They fill the nest with leaves and vines as padding and lay 2-3 eggs, which both parents incubate for approximately 26 days.
In the media
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- "Taxonomy browser (Cacatua galerita triton)". www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 30 July 2020.
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