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Ailuroedus buccoides (White-eared Catbird)

Wikipedia Abstract

The white-eared catbird (Ailuroedus buccoides) is a species of bird in the Ptilonorhynchidae family.It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
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Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
25
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
42
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 19.5346
EDGE Score: 3.02211

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  138 grams
Birth Weight [2]  15.3 grams
Diet [3]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Carnivore (Vertebrates), Frugivore
Diet - Ectothermic [3]  10 %
Diet - Endothermic [3]  10 %
Diet - Fruit [3]  40 %
Diet - Invertibrates [3]  40 %
Forages - Canopy [3]  20 %
Forages - Mid-High [3]  40 %
Forages - Understory [3]  20 %
Forages - Ground [3]  20 %
Clutch Size [4]  1

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Huon Peninsula 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
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
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

Prey / Diet

Ficus bernaysii[5]
Ficus phaeosyce[5]
Ficus pungens[5]
Ficus thonningii (Chinese banyan)[5]
Ficus tinctoria (fig)[5]
Ficus trachypison[5]
Ficus wassa[5]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Aplonis cantoroides (Singing Starling)2
Aplonis metallica (Metallic Starling)1
Campochaera sloetii (Golden Cuckooshrike)5
Casuarius bennetti (Dwarf Cassowary)3
Charmosyna placentis (Red-flanked Lorikeet)4
Cicinnurus regius (King Bird-of-Paradise)5
Columba vitiensis (Metallic Pigeon)4
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike)1
Dicaeum pectorale (Olive-crowned Flowerpecker)5
Dobsonia minor (lesser naked-backed fruit bat)6
Ducula bicolor (Pied Imperial Pigeon)1
Ducula pinon (Pinon Imperial Pigeon)4
Ducula rufigaster (Purple-tailed Imperial Pigeon)4
Echymipera kalubu (Common Echymipera)7
Echymipera rufescens (Long-nosed Echymipera)7
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)7
Melanocharis nigra (Black Berrypecker)5
Melanorectes nigrescens (Black Pitohui)1
Meliphaga aruensis (Puff-backed Honeyeater)3
Mino anais (Golden Myna)1
Monarcha cinerascens (Island Monarch)1
Nyctimene albiventer (common tube-nosed fruit bat)7
Oriolus szalayi (Brown Oriole)5
Paradisaea raggiana (Raggiana Bird-of-Paradise)2
Paranyctimene raptor (unstriped tube-nosed bat)7
Peroryctes raffrayana (Raffray's Bandicoot)7
Phalanger orientalis (Northern Common Cuscus)7
Phalanger vestitus (Stein's Cuscus)7
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)2
Pteropus neohibernicus (great 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)6
Rousettus amplexicaudatus (Geoffroy's rousette)7
Scythrops novaehollandiae (Channel-billed Cuckoo)1
Seleucidis melanoleucus (Twelve-wired bird-of-paradise)4
Spilocuscus maculatus (Common Spotted Cuscus)7
Syconycteris australis (southern blossom bat)6
Trichoglossus haematodus (Coconut Lorikeet)5

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Burger's Zoo
Denver Zoological Gardens
Hong Kong Zool. & Botanical Gardens
Houston Zoo, Inc.
 buccoides
Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Miami Metrozoo
National Aviary in Pittsburgh
San Diego Zoobuccoides
Umgeni River Bird Parkstonii
Wilhelma Zoo
Zoo Krefeld GmbH

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Bell, HL (1982) . A bird community of lowland rainforest in New Guinea. I. Composition and Density of the Avifauna. Emu 82 , 24–41.
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
4Jetz 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
5"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
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