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Acrocephalus luscinius (Nightingale Reed-warbler; Old World Reed Warbler)

Synonyms: Acrocephalus luscinia; Acrocephalus luscinius luscinius

Wikipedia Abstract

The Nightingale Reed-warbler (Acrocephalus luscinius) is a threatened song bird living on a few islands in the western Pacific. The Chamorro name for the bird is ga`ga` karisu (bird of the reeds).
View Wikipedia Record: Acrocephalus luscinius

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 4.79649
EDGE Score: 4.52984


Adult Weight [1]  29.8 grams
Diet [2]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Carnivore (Vertebrates)
Diet - Ectothermic [2]  20 %
Diet - Invertibrates [2]  80 %
Forages - Understory [2]  20 %
Forages - Ground [2]  80 %


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Marianas tropical dry forests Micronesia Oceania Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests    





Attributes / relations provided by
1Baker, RH 1951. The avifauna of Micronesia. Its origin, evolution, and distribution. University of Kansas Publications Museum of Natural History 3(1), 1-359.
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
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access