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galah

Australian bird, gray above, pink below. Noisy and a pest in grain crops because of large numbers. Called also Cacatua roseicapilla, roseate cockatoo.
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Assessment of liver function in galahs (Eolophus roseicapillus) after partial hepatectomy: a comparison of plasma enzyme concentrations, serum bile acid levels and galactose clearance tests.
She had a garden, said Ash, full of vegetables and marigolds, and a pet galah called Leroy who never left her shoulder.
I learnt how to make different backgrounds on PowerPoint which I used on my slide show depending on the different colours of the birds like grey and pink for the Galah.
He would never again hear the humour of the chatter of a family of galahs or watch an inquisitive emu's unblinking stare.
It mended the mind and soothed the soul, a whole day spent just swimming and fishing, moseying along the tracks with galahs overhead and black ducks paddling across the currents.
Again the wildlife count was high and we spotted dozens of red and grey kangaroos and colourful birds ranging from galahs and budgerigars to emus.
As reported in Ecos 92, they have found that some species of plants and animals -- such as galahs, kangaroos and many weeds -- increase in abundance with closeness to water (increasers).
Davis has called for the harvesting of galahs for human consumption.
Birds included royal spoonbills, jaibirus, emus, brolgas honeyeaters, and glorious cockatoos, galahs, and lorikeets.
BENEFICIAL "We also had a flock of galahs, flaming or otherwise, magpies and kangaroos taking an interest.
Check out the story being told by each one of the galahs on the telegraph line.
Abstract: To evaluate the health and nutritional status of 3 wild Australian psittacine species, plasma and hepatic mineral concentrations and plasma biochemical values were measured in wild-caught galahs (Eolophus roseicapilla), long-billed corellas (Cacatua tenuirostris), and sulphur-crested cockatoos (Cacatua galerita).