It has white plumage with a yellow erectile crest and shows a slight yellow coloration on the cheeks, in the undertail regions. His dark eye is circled in blue. The bill is black and the legs are dark gray.
In the male the iris is black while in the female it is rather reddish brown
It breeds in large aviaries if given animal protein supplementation in its staple diet.
Incubation: 24-25 days
Youth flight: 10 weeks after birth
Northern Australia Islands
Very sociable, very sympathetic, he makes an excellent playmate. He is very adaptable and is very attached to his master. Good speaker.
Sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds, small mixture of safflower seeds, millet, hemp, oats, wheat, pine, corn; lots of fruits and vegetables, especially apples and peas; dandelions and other wild herbs.