(Probosciger aterriumus)

FUN FACT

Male Palm Cockatoos perform a unique "drumming display" during breeding season, breaking sticks off trees to use as clappers against big hollow logs.

Distribution

New Guinea, Papua New Guinea and far northern Australia.

Habitat

Rainforests and woodlands.

Diet

Nuts and seeds.

Breeding

Status

Not Under Threat (Least Concern)

At the Aviary

See our Palm Cockatoo in the Tropical Forest.