Nonnatives - Tanimbar Cockatoo

Tanimbar Cockatoo - Cacutua goffini

 

Florida's Exotic Wildlife. Species detail.

First year: 1986

Extirpated year:

Established status: Species are present but not confirmed to be breeding. Population persists only with repeated introductions and/or escapes of individuals.

Estimated Florida range: 3 counties  Not reported breeding

Statewide trend: Unknown status

Threats to natives: 

Species Account: Native to Indonesia. The sightings in Florida are escaped caged birds.

Habitats: Central or core urban area, Low density suburban development, areas peripheral to core urban areas, and small towns

County First Year Extirpated Year Breeding status Notes
Broward 1986   Not reported breeding  
Dade 1994   Not reported breeding  
Monroe 1986   Not reported breeding  

References

Pranty, B. 1994b. Field observations [spring report: March-May 1994]. Florida Field Naturalist 22:118-126.

Robertson, W. B., and G. E. Woolfenden. 1992. Florida bird species: an annotated list. Florida Ornithological Society, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

Stevenson, H. M., and B. H. Anderson. 1994. The birdlife of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

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