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Caloenas nicobarica (Nicobar Pigeon)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Nicobar pigeon (Caloenas nicobarica) is a pigeon found on small islands and in coastal regions from the Nicobar Islands, east through the Malay Archipelago, to the Solomons and Palau. It is the only living member of the genus Caloenas and the closest living relative of the extinct dodo.
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Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
34
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
58
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 25.9782
EDGE Score: 3.98818

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  1.14 lbs (519 g)
Clutch Size [2]  1
Incubation [1]  17 days
Maximum Longevity [1]  20 years

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Admiralty Islands lowland rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Andaman Islands rain forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Banda Sea Islands moist deciduous forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Borneo lowland rain forests Indonesia, Malaysia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Eastern Java-Bali rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Greater Negros-Panay rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Halmahera rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Lesser Sundas deciduous forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests  
Louisiade Archipelago rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Mentawai Islands rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Mindanao-Eastern Visayas rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mindoro rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
New Britain-New Ireland lowland rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Nicobar Islands rain forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Northern New Guinea lowland rain and freshwater swamp forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Palau tropical moist forests Palau Oceania Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Palawan rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Seram rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Solomon Islands rain forests Solomon Islands Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Sulawesi lowland rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sulu Archipelago rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumatran peat swamp forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumba deciduous forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Tenasserim-South Thailand semi-evergreen rain forests Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Trobriand Islands rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Vogelkop montane rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Vogelkop-Aru lowland rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Java rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Komodo National Park II 514967 Indonesia  
Mu Ko Similan Marine National Park II 31245 Thailand    
Mu Ko Surin National Park Marine National Park II 39278 Thailand    
Tarutao National Park Marine National Park II 312077 Thailand  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
East Melanesian Islands Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu No
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Philippines Philippines No
Polynesia-Micronesia Fiji, Micronesia, Polynesia, Samoa, Tonga, United States No
Sundaland Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand No
Wallacea East Timor, Indonesia No

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Adelaide Zoo
Albuquerque Biological Park
Artis Zoo
 nicobarica
Assiniboine Park Zoo
 nicobarica
Audubon Zoo
 nicobarica
Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park
Birdland Park & Gardens
Blackbrook Zoological Park
Blank Park Zoo of Des Moines
Brevard Zoo
Bristol Zoo Gardensnicobarica
Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservat'n Society
Burger's Zoo
Calgary Zoo, Garden & Prehistoric Park
Cape May County Park Zoo
Capron Park Zoo
Central Park Zoo
Chiangmai Zoological Garden
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
 nicobarica
City of Belfast Zoo
 nicobarica
Cologne Zoo
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Denver Zoological Gardens
Detroit Zoological Society
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
 nicobarica
Dusit (Bangkok) Zoological Park
Edinburgh Zoo-Scottish National Zoo
 nicobarica
El Paso Zoo
Emerald Safari Resort
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
Fresno Chaffee Zoo
HeverJardin d'Oiseaux Tropicaux
Hong Kong Zool. & Botanical Gardens
Honolulu Zoo
Houston Zoo, Inc.
Jackson Zoological Park
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Jardim Zoologico / Lisbon Zoonicobarica
Jurong Birdpark, Singapore
Kangaroo Conservation Center
Khao Kheow Open Zoo
Kharkiv Zoo
Lee Richardson Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoological Gardens
Little Rock Zoological Gardens
Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Louisville Zoological Garden
 nicobarica
Münchener Tierpark Hellabrunn
Melbourne Zoo
Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquariumnicobarica
Miami Metrozoo
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Wybrzeza
Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens
 nicobarica
Minnesota Zoological Garden
Mitchell Park Zoo
Montecasino Bird Gardens
Moscow Zoological Park
 nicobarica
Mulhouse Zoo
 nicobarica
Nakhon Ratchasima Zool. Park
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa
National Aviary in Pittsburgh
North Carolina Zoological Park
North of England Zoological Society
 nicobarica
Ocean Park Corporation
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Poznaniu
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Ouwehand Zoo
Parc des Oiseaux
Parc Paradisio S.A.
 nicobarica
Parc Zoologic de Barcelonanicobarica
Parc Zoologique De Cleres (MNHN)nicobarica
Parc Zoologique de La Palmyrenicobarica
Parque De Animales Silvestres Temaikèn
Parque Ornitologico de Lourosa
Perth Zoological Gardens
Phoenix Zoo
Ragunan Zoological Park
Reid Park Zoo
Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park
Rotterdam Zoo
 nicobarica
Safari West
Sakkarbaugh Zoo, Junagadh
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
San Diego Wild Animal Parknicobarica
San Diego Zoonicobarica
Schoenbrunner Tiergarten GmbH
Sedgwick County Zoo
Singapore Zoological Gardens
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Stichting Nederlands Opvang Papegaaiennicobarica
Taipei Zoo
Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo
 nicobarica
Taronga Zoo
Tautphaus Park Zoo
The Philadelphia Zoo
 nicobarica
Topeka Zoological Park
Toronto Zoo
 nicobarica
Ueno Zoological Gardens
Umgeni River Bird Park
Virginia Zoological Park
Vogelpark (Birdpark) Avifauna
 nicobarica
Westfalischer Zoologischer Gtn Munster
 nicobarica
Wild Animal Park Mechelen Planckendael
Wildlife World Zoo
Wilhelma Zoo
 nicobarica
Woodland Park Zoological Gardens
Zoo d'Asson
 nicobarica
Zoo de Fuengirola (Rain Forest SL)
 nicobarica
Zoo Dvur Kralove, a.s.
 nicobarica
Zoo Melaka
Zoo Parc de Beauvalnicobarica
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoobotanico de Jereznicobarica
Zoological Center Tel Aviv - Ramat Gan
Zoological Garden Prague
Zoological Society of Ireland-Dublinnicobarica
Zoological Society of London
Zoologicka zahrada Liberec
 nicobarica
Zoologicka zahrada Olomouc
Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt
Zoologischer Garten Leipzignicobarica
Zoologischer Garten Schmiding

Distribution

Oceania;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Intrinsic aging-related mortality in birds, Robert E. Ricklefs, JOURNAL OF AVIAN BIOLOGY 31: 103–111. Copenhagen 2000 2Jetz 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
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