White crest yellow breast

by Bernard Babcock
(Corpus Christi Texas)

We saw this bird yesterday that we hadn't seen before. It had a very full white crest looked a little like a bisicle helmet in shape and a very yellow breast.

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Sep 19, 2015
white crest yellow brest NEW
by: Brook

Hi Bernard, I'm fairly certain it is a cockatiel but I don't know what kind. If it comes around again you might try coaxing it into a capture because it is most likely someone's escaped pet. Be cautious though they can take a chunk out of your hand. Here are some sites that will help you ID your bird.

AllAboutBirds.org
WhatBird.com
discover life bird identifier:
http://pick18.pick.uga.edu/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/birding/backyard-bird-identifier/

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