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Ptilinopus regina (Rose-crowned Fruit Dove)

Wikipedia Abstract

The rose-crowned fruit dove (Ptilinopus regina) also known as pink-capped fruit dove or Swainson's fruit dove, is a medium-sized, up to 22 cm long, green fruit dove with a grey head and breast, an orange belly, whitish throat, yellow-orange iris, and greyish green bill and feet. It has a pinkish-red crown with yellow border. The Indonesian subspecies, P. r. xanthogaster, has a whitish crown and paler grey head and breast. Both sexes are similar. The young has a green-colored crown and plumage.
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Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
5
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
20
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 4.74823
EDGE Score: 1.74889

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  102 grams
Birth Weight [2]  7.4 grams
Female Weight [1]  94 grams
Male Weight [1]  110 grams
Weight Dimorphism [1]  17 %
Diet [3]  Frugivore
Diet - Fruit [3]  100 %
Forages - Canopy [3]  80 %
Forages - Mid-High [3]  20 %
Clutch Size [5]  1
Incubation [4]  17 days

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Arnhem Land tropical savanna Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Banda Sea Islands moist deciduous forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Brigalow tropical savanna Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Cape York Peninsula tropical savanna Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Carpentaria tropical savanna Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Eastern Australian temperate forests Australia Australasia Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Kimberly tropical savanna Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Lesser Sundas deciduous forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests  
Murray-Darling woodlands and mallee Australia Australasia Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
Queensland tropical rain forests Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Southeast Australia temperate forests Australia Australasia Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern New Guinea freshwater swamp forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Timor and Wetar deciduous forests East Timor, Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Vogelkop-Aru lowland rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Hattah-Kulkyne NP and Murray-Kulkyne Park National Park II 122831 Victoria, Australia
Kakadu National Park II 4744348 Northern Territory, Australia
Lamington National Park II 50970 Queensland, Australia
Shoalwater and Corio Bays Area Ramsar Site   Queensland, Australia

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Wallacea East Timor, Indonesia No

Prey / Diet

Ficus destruens[6]
Ficus fraseri (White Sandpaper Fig)[6]
Ficus leucotricha (desert fig)[6]
Ficus macrophylla (Moreton Bay Fig)[6]
Ficus melinocarpa[6]
Ficus rubiginosa (Port Jackson fig)[6]
Ficus superba (Sea Fig)[6]
Ficus virens[6]
Ficus watkinsiana (Ficus watkinsiana)[6]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Ailuroedus crassirostris (Green Catbird)5
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King Parrot)3
Amaurornis phoenicurus (White-breasted Waterhen)1
Aplonis metallica (Metallic Starling)2
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo)1
Cacatua leadbeateri (Major Mitchell's Cockatoo)1
Cacatua sulphurea (Yellow-crested Cockatoo)1
Cacomantis variolosus (Brush Cuckoo)1
Casuarius casuarius (Southern Cassowary)3
Chalcophaps indica (Common Emerald Dove)1
Chlamydera cerviniventris (Fawn-breasted Bowerbird)1
Chlamydera maculata (Spotted Bowerbird)1
Chlamydera nuchalis (Great Bowerbird)1
Columba leucomela (White-headed Pigeon)4
Coracina boyeri (Boyer's Cuckooshrike)1
Coracina caeruleogrisea (Stout-billed Cuckooshrike)1
Coracina lineata (Barred Cuckooshrike)3
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike)1
Cyclopsitta diophthalma (Double-eyed Fig Parrot)5
Dicaeum pectorale (Olive-crowned Flowerpecker)1
Diphyllodes magnificus (Magnificent bird-of-paradise)1
Dobsonia moluccensis (Moluccan naked-backed fruit bat)1
Ducula bicolor (Pied Imperial Pigeon)3
Ducula rufigaster (Purple-tailed Imperial Pigeon)1
Ducula zoeae (Zoe Imperial Pigeon)1
Entomyzon cyanotis (Blue-faced Honeyeater)1
Eolophus roseicapilla (Galah)1
Eudynamys scolopaceus (Asian Koel)8
Gracula religiosa (Hill Myna)2
Lalage leucomela (Varied Triller)1
Lichenostomus keartlandi (Grey-headed Honeyeater)1
Lopholaimus antarcticus (Topknot Pigeon)9
Lorius lory (Black-capped Lory)1
Macaca fascicularis (long-tailed macaque)1
Macropygia amboinensis (Brown Cuckoo-Dove)4
Manorina melanocephala (Noisy Miner)2
Manucodia chalybatus (Crinkle-collared Manucode)1
Melanocharis nigra (Black Berrypecker)1
Meliphaga lewinii (Lewin's Honeyeater)5
Mino dumontii (Yellow-faced Myna)1
Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon)1
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole)3
Oriolus szalayi (Brown Oriole)1
Paradisaea raggiana (Raggiana Bird-of-Paradise)1
Parus major (Great Tit)1
Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing)1
Philemon buceroides (Helmeted Friarbird)1
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella)4
Platycercus eximius (Eastern rosella)1
Porphyrio porphyrio (Purple Swamphen)1
Pseudochirops archeri (Green Ringtail)1
Pteropus alecto (black flying fox)2
Pteropus conspicillatus (spectacled flying fox)3
Pteropus poliocephalus (gray-headed flying fox)7
Ptilinopus cinctus (Banded Fruit Dove)4
Ptilinopus iozonus (Orange-bellied Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus magnificus (Wompoo Fruit Dove)8
Ptilinopus nainus (Dwarf Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus perlatus (Pink-spotted Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus pulchellus (Beautiful Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus superbus (Superb Fruit Dove)3
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird)4
Ptiloris magnificus (Magnificent Riflebird)1
Ptiloris paradiseus (Paradise Riflebird)1
Pycnonotus eutilotus (Puff-backed Bulbul)1
Pycnopygius stictocephalus (Streak-headed Honeyeater)1
Scythrops novaehollandiae (Channel-billed Cuckoo)4
Sericulus chrysocephalus (Regent Bowerbird)5
Sphecotheres viridis (Green Figbird)5
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong)5
Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove)1
Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus (Scaly-breasted Lorikeet)3
Trichoglossus haematodus (Coconut Lorikeet)4
Xanthotis flaviventer (Tawny-breasted Honeyeater)1
Zosterops atrifrons (Black-crowned White-eye)1
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye)2

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Adelaide Zooregina
Australia Zoo
 regina
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuaryregina
Healesville Sanctuary
Melbourne Zooregina
Miami Metrozooflavicollis
Perth Zoological Gardens
 regina
Ragunan Zoological Park
Taronga Zoo
 regina
Territory Wildlife Park (Berry Springsewingii
Zoologická a botanická zahrada Plzen

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Higgins, PJ and Davies, SJJF (Eds). (1996). Handbook of Australian, New Zealand & Antarctic Birds. Vol. 3, Snipe to Pigeons. Oxford University Press, Melbourne
2Terje Lislevand, Jordi Figuerola, and Tamás Székely. 2007. Avian body sizes in relation to fecundity, mating system, display behavior, and resource sharing. Ecology 88:1605
3Hamish 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
4MAJOR, P. (2010). Foraging ecology of the great grebe podicephorus major in Mar Chiquita lagoon (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Ardeola, 57(1), 133-141.
5Jetz 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
6"Fig-eating by vertebrate frugivores: a global review", MIKE SHANAHAN, SAMSON SO, STEPHEN G. COMPTON and RICHARD CORLETT, Biol. Rev. (2001), 76, pp. 529–572
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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