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Peroryctes raffrayana (Raffray's Bandicoot)

Wikipedia Abstract

Raffray's bandicoot (Peroryctes raffrayana) is a species of marsupial in the family Peroryctidae. It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.
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Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
5
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
26
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 10.82
EDGE Score: 2.47

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  1.49 lbs (675 g)
Female Maturity [1]  90 days
Male Maturity [1]  5 months
Diet [2]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Frugivore
Diet - Fruit [2]  40 %
Diet - Invertibrates [2]  60 %
Forages - Ground [2]  100 %
Litter Size [1]  3
Maximum Longevity [1]  3 years
Nocturnal [2]  Yes

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Central Range montane rain forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Central Range sub-alpine grasslands Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Huon Peninsula montane rain forests Papua New Guinea Australasia 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
Northern New Guinea montane rain forests Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeastern Papuan rain forests 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
Vogelkop montane rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Yapen rain forests Indonesia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Prey / Diet

Ficus bernaysii[3]
Ficus botryocarpa[3]
Ficus copiosa[3]
Ficus dammaropsis (Highland Breadfruit)[3]
Ficus nodosa[3]
Ficus phaeosyce[3]
Ficus pungens[3]
Ficus thonningii (Chinese banyan)[3]
Ficus tinctoria (fig)[3]
Ficus trachypison[3]
Ficus wassa[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Ailuroedus buccoides (White-eared Catbird)7
Aplonis cantoroides (Singing Starling)2
Aplonis metallica (Metallic Starling)1
Campochaera sloetii (Golden Cuckooshrike)5
Casuarius bennetti (Dwarf Cassowary)3
Casuarius casuarius (Southern Cassowary)1
Charmosyna placentis (Red-flanked Lorikeet)4
Cicinnurus regius (King Bird-of-Paradise)5
Columba vitiensis (Metallic Pigeon)4
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike)1
Dobsonia minor (lesser naked-backed fruit bat)8
Dobsonia moluccensis (Moluccan naked-backed fruit bat)9
Ducula bicolor (Pied Imperial Pigeon)1
Ducula pinon (Pinon Imperial Pigeon)4
Ducula rufigaster (Purple-tailed Imperial Pigeon)4
Echymipera kalubu (Common Echymipera)10
Echymipera rufescens (Long-nosed Echymipera)11
Eudynamys scolopaceus (Asian Koel)1
Gallicolumba jobiensis (Purple Ground Dove)4
Gallicolumba rufigula (Cinnamon Ground Dove)4
Gymnophaps albertisii (Papuan Mountain Pigeon)4
Lalage atrovirens (Black-browed Triller)5
Lichenostomus versicolor (Varied Honeyeater)1
Lorius lory (Black-capped Lory)4
Macroglossus minimus (lesser long-tongued fruit bat)10
Melanocharis nigra (Black Berrypecker)5
Melanorectes nigrescens (Black Pitohui)1
Melilestes megarhynchus (Long-billed Honeyeater)1
Meliphaga aruensis (Puff-backed Honeyeater)3
Mino anais (Golden Myna)1
Monarcha cinerascens (Island Monarch)1
Nyctimene albiventer (common tube-nosed fruit bat)10
Oriolus szalayi (Brown Oriole)5
Paradisaea raggiana (Raggiana Bird-of-Paradise)2
Paranyctimene raptor (unstriped tube-nosed bat)9
Phalanger gymnotis (Ground Cuscus)1
Phalanger orientalis (Northern Common Cuscus)10
Phalanger vestitus (Stein's Cuscus)10
Philemon buceroides (Helmeted Friarbird)7
Pitohui dichrous (Hooded Pitohui)1
Pitohui kirhocephalus (Variable Pitohui)4
Poecilodryas placens (Olive-yellow Robin)3
Pseudeos fuscata (Dusky Lory)4
Pseudorectes ferrugineus (Rusty Pitohui)1
Psittrichas fulgidus (Pesquet's Parrot)1
Pteropus conspicillatus (spectacled flying fox)3
Pteropus neohibernicus (great flying fox)2
Pteropus tonganus (Pacific flying fox)1
Ptilinopus coronulatus (Coroneted Fruit Dove)4
Ptilinopus iozonus (Orange-bellied Fruit Dove)4
Ptilinopus magnificus (Wompoo Fruit Dove)6
Ptiloris magnificus (Magnificent Riflebird)5
Reinwardtoena reinwardtii (Great Cuckoo-Dove)4
Rhyticeros plicatus (Papuan Hornbill)8
Rousettus amplexicaudatus (Geoffroy's rousette)10
Scythrops novaehollandiae (Channel-billed Cuckoo)1
Seleucidis melanoleucus (Twelve-wired bird-of-paradise)4
Spilocuscus maculatus (Common Spotted Cuscus)9
Syconycteris australis (southern blossom bat)9
Trichoglossus haematodus (Coconut Lorikeet)5

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Bibikovana smitiana[4]
Metastivalius huonensis[4]
Papuapsylla corrugis[4]
Parastivalius brassi[4]
Parastivalius gressitti[4]
Parastivalius novaeguinae[4]
Vampirolepis peroryctis <Unverified Name>[5]

Range Map

Australia;

Photos

Citations

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
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
3"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
4International Flea Database
5Gibson, 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
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