A white little corella standing at edge of water

Little corella

Little corellas form flocks of thousands of birds and can be a serious pest to Australian farmers, if they decide to feed on their grain crops.

Scientific name: Cacatua sanguinea

Rank: Species

Common names:

Bare-eyed cockatoo

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Map showing the distribution of the Little corella taxa

Species range provided by WWF's Wildfinder.

The Little corella can be found in a number of locations including: Australia. Find out more about these places and what else lives there.


The following habitats are found across the Little corella distribution range. Find out more about these environments, what it takes to live there and what else inhabits them.

Additional data source: Animal Diversity Web

Conservation Status

Least Concern

  1. EX - Extinct
  2. EW
  3. CR - Threatened
  4. EN - Threatened
  5. VU - Threatened
  6. NT
  7. LC - Least concern

Year assessed: 2009

Classified by: IUCN 3.1


  1. Life
  2. Animals
  3. Vertebrates
  4. Birds
  5. Parrots
  6. Cacatuidae
  7. Cacatua
  8. Little corella