The Taxonomy of Cockatoos

Order: Psittaciformes

Family: Cacatuidae

Subfamily: Microglossinae

Subfamily: Calyptorhynchinae

Subfamily: Cacatuinae

Subfamily: Nymphicinae

Family: Psittacidae (parrots, over 330 species)

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