Re: Common Names

Subject: Re: Common Names
From: Macaw <>
Date: Wed, 12 Aug 1998 17:26:42 +1000
Jan England wrote:
> What do you call a sulphur-crested cockatoo crossed with a galah?
> A cocklah of course (my interpretation)!
> Apparently there is one of these birds kept at a motel in Cardwell.  It is
> between the size of a galah and a cockatoo, has a cockatoo bill and is white
> on the back and honey-brown on the chest and face and is a great talker.
> Apparently a lady on the Tablelands breeds them.
> Great bird for overseas twitchers!      Jan
I beg your pardon, but I thought that two species couldn't interbreed,
and that if they DID manage, that the offspring would be infertile?
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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