Gang-gang Cockatoo (species: Callocephalon fimbriatum) in Tallaganda NP (Gaia Guide)
Callocephalon fimbriatum
Gang-gang Cockatoo

©Leo: Young male Gang-gang Cockatoo (Callocephalon fimbriatum)

©Leo: Male Gang-gang Cockatoo (Callocephalon fimbriatum)

©Leo: Female Gang-gang Cockatoo (Callocephalon fimbriatum)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Psittaciformes
Family Cacatuidae
Genus Callocephalon
Species Callocephalon fimbriatum
Status least concern



Distinguishing features

Mostly mild grey in colour with some lighter scalloping (more pronounced and buffish in females) the male has a red head and crest, while the female has a small fluffy grey crest. (Wikipedia)


  • Up to 34 cm (Length of specimen)


  • From 62 cm to 76 cm



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

It found in the cooler and wetter forests and woodlands of Australia, particularly alpine bushland. (Wikipedia)

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