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Chauna torquata (Southern Screamer)

Wikipedia Abstract

The southern screamer (Chauna torquata), also known as the crested screamer, belongs to the order Anseriformes. It is found in southeastern Peru, northern Bolivia, Paraguay, southern Brazil, Uruguay and northern Argentina. Its diet consists of plants stems, seeds, leaves, and, rarely, small animals.
View Wikipedia Record: Chauna torquata

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
40
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
49
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 29.7977
EDGE Score: 3.42744

Attributes

Clutch Size [1]  4

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Alta Paraná Atlantic forests Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Araucaria moist forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Beni savanna Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Cerrado Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Chiquitano dry forests Bolivia, Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Dry Chaco Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Espinal Argentina Neotropic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Humid Chaco Argentina, Paraguay, Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Humid Pampas Argentina Neotropic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Low Monte Argentina Neotropic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Pantanal Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Paraná flooded savanna Argentina Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Southern Andean Yungas Bolivia, Argentina Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southern Cone Mesopotamian savanna Argentina Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Southwest Amazon moist forests Peru, Brazil, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Uruguayan savanna Uruguay, Brazil, Argentina Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Bañados del Este Wetland Reserve 986054 Uruguay  
Bosque Mbaracayú Biosphere Reserve V 691895 Paraguay  
Defensores del Chaco National Park II 1792493 Paraguay  
El Rey National Park II 110298 Salta, Argentina
Estacion Biologica Beni Biosphere Reserve VI 335178 Bolivia  
Estancia el Trebol   Paraguay      
Estancia Fortín Patria   Paraguay      
Madidi National Park II 3194501 Bolivia  
Mbaracayú Biological Refuge IV 4039 Paraguay  
Mburucuyá National Park II   Corrientes, Argentina  
Noel Kempff Mercado National Park II 4006523 Bolivia  
Parque Atlantico Mar Chiquita Nature Reserve VI 706059 Cordoba, Argentina  
Parque Costero del Sur Park 87178 Argentina  
Río Negro National Park II 73775 Paraguay  
Río Pilcomayo National Park II 123699 Formosa, Argentina
Reserva Natural Otamendi Strict Nature Reserve Ia   Buenos Aires, Argentina  
San Rafael, Reserva de Recursos Manejados Managed Resource Reserve VI 165840 Paraguay  
Tinfunqué National Park 607935 Paraguay  
Ypoa National Park 303997 Paraguay  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Atlantic Forest Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay No
Cerrado Brazil No
Tropical Andes Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Paramidostomum pulchrum <Unverified Name>[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Africam Safari (Africam, S. A.)
Alexandria Zoological Park
Artis Zoo
Assiniboine Park Zoo
Audubon Zoo
Banham Zoo Ltd.
Bird Park Marlow
Birmingham Zoo
Blackbrook Zoological Park
BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo
Caldwell Zoo
Capron Park Zoo
CERZA Centre d'Etude Rech Zool Augeron
Charles Paddock Zoo
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
City of Belfast Zoo
Cologne Zoo
Copenhagen Zoo
Dallas Zoo
Denver Zoological Gardens
Detroit Zoological Society
Dierenpark Emmen
El Paso Zoo
Fort Worth Zoological Park
Fundacao Parque Zoologico de Sao Paulo
Gladys Porter Zoo
Houston Zoo, Inc.
Jackson Zoological Park
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Jardin Zoologico de Cdad.Buenos Aires
Johannesburg Zoological Gardens
John Ball Zoological Garden
Kansas City Zoo
Knoxville Zoological Gardens
Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Louisville Zoological Garden
Martin Mere Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquarium
Menagerie du Jardin des Plantes
Miami Metrozoo
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens
Mulhouse Zoo
Odense Zoologiske Have
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Opolu, Opole
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Poznaniu
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park
Parc de Lunaret
Parc des Oiseaux
Parc Zoologic de Barcelona
Parc Zoologique d'Amiens
Parc Zoologique De Cleres (MNHN)
Parco Faunistico La Torbiera
Parque De Animales Silvestres Temaikèn
Parque Zoologico Benito Juarez
Phoenix Zoo
Potawatomi Zoo
Reid Park Zoo
Reserve Zoologique de Calviac
Rotterdam Zoo
Sacramento Zoo
Safari West
Saint Louis Zoological Park
Salzburg Zoo Hellbrunn
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
San Diego Zoo
Santa Ana Zoo
Schoenbrunner Tiergarten GmbH
Sedgwick County Zoo
Sequoia Park Zoo
Skaerup Mini Zoo
Slimbridge New Grounds W&WTrust
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Sunset Zoo
Terra Natura S.A.
Tiergarten der Stadt Nürnberg
Tierpark Hagenbeck GmbH
Ueno Zoological Gardens
Washington Waterfowl Park W&WT
Wildlife World Zoo
Woodland Park Zoological Gardens
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC
Zoo de Doue-la-Fontaine
Zoo Dortmund
Zoo Duisburg AG
Zoo Parc de Beauval
Zoo Parc Overloon
Zoo Santo Inácio Vila Nova de Gaia
Zoobotanico de Jerez
Zool.Nacional Parque Metro De Santiago
Zoological Garden Prague
Zoologicka zahrada Ostrava
Zoologicka Garden & Chateau Zlin-Lesna
Zoologicka zahrada Olomouc
Zoologischer Garten Halle GmbH
Zoologischer Garten Magdeburg
Zoologischer Garten Schmiding

Range Map

South America;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Jetz 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 2Gibson, 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
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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