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Crax fasciolata (Bare-faced Curassow)

Wikipedia Abstract

The bare-faced curassow (Crax fasciolata) is a species of bird in the Cracidae family, the chachalacas, guans, curassows, etc. It is found in eastern-central and southern Brazil, Paraguay, and eastern Bolivia, and extreme northeast Argentina, in the cerrado, pantanal, and the southeastern region of the Amazon basin. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
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Infraspecies

Crax fasciolata fasciolata (Bare-faced curassow)
Crax fasciolata grayi (Bare-faced curassow)
Crax fasciolata pinima (Bare-faced curassow)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
17
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 3.63528
EDGE Score: 1.5337

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  5.73 lbs (2.60 kg)
Birth Weight [1]  90 grams
Female Weight [1]  5.40 lbs (2.45 kg)
Male Weight [1]  6.06 lbs (2.75 kg)
Weight Dimorphism [1]  12.2 %
Diet [2]  Frugivore, Granivore, Herbivore
Diet - Fruit [2]  80 %
Diet - Plants [2]  10 %
Diet - Seeds [2]  10 %
Forages - Understory [2]  20 %
Forages - Ground [2]  80 %
Clutch Size [3]  2
Incubation [1]  30 days

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Bahia interior forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Beni savanna Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Cerrado Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Chiquitano dry forests Bolivia, Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Madeira-Tapajós moist forests Brazil, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Marajó varzea Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mato Grosso seasonal forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Pantanal Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Tapajós-Xingu moist forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Tocantins/Pindare moist forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Xingu-Tocantins-Araguaia moist forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Bosque Mbaracayú Biosphere Reserve V 691895 Paraguay  
Noel Kempff Mercado National Park II 4006523 Bolivia  
Parque Nacional Serranía San Luis National Park II 29816 Paraguay  
Paso Bravo National Park 256207 Paraguay  
Río Negro National Park II 73775 Paraguay  
Río Pilcomayo National Park II 123699 Formosa, Argentina
Reserve de Biosphere Cerrado Biosphere Reserve II 1812 Parana, Brazil  
San Rafael, Reserva de Recursos Manejados Managed Resource Reserve VI 165840 Paraguay  
Tinfunqué National Park 607935 Paraguay  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Atlantic Forest Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay No
Cerrado Brazil No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Thelazia anolabiata <Unverified Name>[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Al Bustan Zoological Center
Artis Zoo
Biodome de Montreal
Birdland Park & Gardens
Bosphorus Zoo (Bogaziçi Hayvanat
Dallas World Aquarium
Dierenpark 'De Vleut' (Zoo Best)
Exmoor Zoological Park
Fundacao Zoo-Botan. de Belo Horizonte
Jardim Zoologico / Lisbon Zoofasciolata
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Odense Zoologiske Have
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Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Parque De Animales Silvestres Temaikèn
Randers Regnskov
Texas Zoofasciolata
Toledo Zoological Gardensfasciolata
Trotter's World of Animals
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
Ueno Zoological Gardens
Westfalischer Zoologischer Gtn Munster
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Zoo Osnabrück
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoologischer Garten Halle GmbH

Range Map

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
2Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
3Jetz W, Sekercioglu CH, Böhning-Gaese K (2008) The Worldwide Variation in Avian Clutch Size across Species and Space PLoS Biol 6(12): e303. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0060303
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
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