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Eclectus roratus (Eclectus Parrot)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Eclectus Parrot (Eclectus roratus) is a parrot native to the Solomon Islands, Sumba, New Guinea and nearby islands, northeastern Australia and the Maluku Islands (Moluccas). It is unusual in the parrot family for its extreme sexual dimorphism of the colours of the plumage; the male having a mostly bright emerald green plumage and the female a mostly bright red and purple/blue plumage.
View Wikipedia Record: Eclectus roratus

Infraspecies

Eclectus roratus aruensis (Eclectus parrot)
Eclectus roratus biaki
Eclectus roratus cornelia (Sumba eclectus parrot)
Eclectus roratus macgillivrayi (MacGillivray's eclectus parrot)
Eclectus roratus polychloros (Red-sided eclectus parrot)
Eclectus roratus riedeli (Tanimbar eclectus parrot)
Eclectus roratus roratus (Grand eclectus parrot)
Eclectus roratus solomonensis (Solomon Islands eclectus parrot)
Eclectus roratus vosmaeri (Northern eclectus parrot)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
13
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
32
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 10.3166
EDGE Score: 2.42627

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  440 grams
Clutch Size [3]  2
Incubation [2]  30 days
Maximum Longevity [1]  29 years

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Map Climate Land
Use
Admiralty Islands lowland rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Banda Sea Islands moist deciduous forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
Biak-Numfoor rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Buru rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests  
Cape York Peninsula tropical savanna Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
Central Range montane rain forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Halmahera rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Huon Peninsula montane rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
New Britain-New Ireland lowland rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests    
New Britain-New Ireland montane rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
New Guinea mangroves Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Mangroves
Northern New Guinea lowland rain and freshwater swamp forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northern New Guinea montane rain forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia 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  
Southeastern Papuan rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southern New Guinea freshwater swamp forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southern New Guinea lowland rain forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumba deciduous forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Trans Fly savanna and grasslands Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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
Yapen rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website Map
East Melanesian Islands Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu No
Wallacea East Timor, Indonesia No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Encephalitozoon hellem[4]
Sarcocystis falcatula <Unverified Name>[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Adelaide Zoo
African Safariroratus
Albuquerque Biological Park
Alexandria Zoological Park
 vosmaeri
Amazon Worldvosmaeri
Ardastra Gardens & Conserv. Centre
 solomonensis
 vosmaeri
Artis Zoopolychloros
Attica Zoological Park S.A.
Auckland Zoological Park
Australia Zoo
Badoca Safari Park
Beale Parkpolychloros
Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo
Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park
Bird Park Marlow
Blackbutt Reserve
Blank Park Zoo of Des Moinessolomonensis
BREC's Baton Rouge Zoopolychloros
 vosmaeri
Brevard Zoo
Brooklands Zoo
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Cameron Park Zoosolomonensis
Cheyenne Mtn Zoological Park
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardensvosmaeri
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Dept. of National Zoological Gardens
Dickerson Park Zoopolychloros
Dreamworld Pty Ltd
Dunedin Botanic Gardens Aviary
Edinburgh Zoo-Scottish National Zoopolychloros
Emerald Safari Resortpolychloros
Espace Zoolog de St-Martin-la-Plaine
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
Great Plains Zoo
 solomonensis
Guadalajara Zoo
Hai Park Kiriat Motzkin
Hamilton Zoo
Happy Hollow Zoopolychloros
Healesville Sanctuary
HeverJardin d'Oiseaux Tropicauxvosmaeri
Hong Kong Zool. & Botanical Gardens
 polychloros
 roratus
Honolulu Zoosolomonensis
Houston Zoo, Inc.
 polychloros
Jardim Zoologico / Lisbon Zoopolychloros
Jesperhus Blomsterparkpolychloros
Joboland Brandesgardshaven
Jurong Birdpark, Singapore
 polychloros
 roratus
 vosmaeri
Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden
Kansas City Zoo
 solomonensis
Khao Kheow Open Zoopolychloros
Leeds Castle Enterprises Ltd.polychloros
Lotherton Bird Gardenroratus
Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoororatus
Melbourne Zoo
Mesker Park Zoopolychloros
Miami Metrozoo
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny w Lodz
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsawpolychloros
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Wybrzeza
Mitchell Park Zoororatus
Moscow Zoological Park
Mundomar
Nakhon Ratchasima Zool. Park
 roratus
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africapolychloros
Niabi Zoo
North Carolina Zoological Park
 vosmaeri
Novosibirsk Zoological Park
Ocean Park Corporation
 polychloros
Oklahoma City Zoological Parksolomonensis
Olmense Zoo
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
 roratus
Ouwehand Zoo
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park
 vosmaeri
Pana'ewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens
Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuaryvosmaeri
Parc des Oiseauxpolychloros
Parc Paradisio S.A.
Parc Zoologic de Barcelona
Parc Zoologique De Cleres (MNHN)roratus
Parque De Animales Silvestres Temaikèn
Parque Ornitologico de Lourosa
Perth Zoological Gardenspolychloros
Phoenix Zoo
PRIAM Psittaculture Centrepolychloros
Prospect Park Zoopolychloros
Ragunan Zoological Parkpolychloros
 roratus
Reid Park Zoo
Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park
Rotterdam Zoo
Sacramento Zoo
Safari Westvosmaeri
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
San Diego Zoororatus
Sedgwick County Zoororatus
Silver Springs Park
Singapore Zoological Gardens
 polychloros
 vosmaeri
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Songkhla Zoo
South Lakes Wild Animal Park
Stichting Nederlands Opvang Papegaaienpolychloros
Symbio Wildlife Gardens
Taronga Zoo
The Parrot Zoo
The Philadelphia Zoo
The Tisch Family Zoological Gardensroratus
Tropical Butterfly House
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
Umgeni River Bird Parkpolychloros
Utah's Hogle Zoopolychloros
Valley Zoo & John Janzen Nature Centersolomonensis
Wildlife World Zoo
Wilhelma Zoo
 solomonensis
Willow Park Zoosolomonensis
Wingham Wildlife Park
Wroclaw Zoo, LLCpolychloros
Zagreb Zoo / Zooloski vrt Zagreb
Zoo and Aqua-Terrarium Ltd. Pécs
 solomonensis
Zoo Aquarium de Madrid (GRPR)
 polychloros
Zoo de Fuengirola (Rain Forest SL)polychloros
Zoo de Pont-Scorff
Zoo Dortmund
Zoo Melaka
Zoo Negara Malaysia
Zoo of Acadiana
Zoo of Antwerp
Zoo Parc de Beauval
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoobotanico de Jerezroratus
 vosmaeri
Zoological Center Tel Aviv - Ramat Gan
Zoologicka Zahrada Mesta Brnapolychloros
Zoologicka zahrada Olomouc
 vosmaeri
Zoologischer Garten Augsburg GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Leipzig
Zoologischer Garten Wuppertal
 polychloros
 vosmaeri
ZooWorld Zoological Botanical Conserv.polychloros

Distribution

Oceania;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2007-01-23, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 2Heinsohn, R. & Legge, S. 2003. Breeding biology of the reverse-dichromatic, co-operative parrot Eclectus roratus J. Zool., Lond. 259: 197–208 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 4Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
EDGE analysis provided by EDGE of Existence programme, Zoological Society of London
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011