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Chlamydera cerviniventris (Fawn-breasted Bowerbird)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Fawn-breasted Bowerbird (Chlamydera cerviniventris) is a medium-sized, up to 32 cm long, bowerbird with a greyish brown spotted white plumage, a black bill, dark brown iris, yellow mouth and an orange buff below. Both sexes are similar. The female is slightly smaller than the male. The Fawn-breasted Bowerbird is distributed in New Guinea and northern Australia, where it inhabits the tropical forests, mangroves, savanna woodlands and forest edges.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
14
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
33
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 11.4281
EDGE Score: 2.51996

Attributes

Birth Weight [1]  16.1 grams
Clutch Size [2]  1

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Cape York Peninsula tropical savanna Australia Australasia Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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
Trans Fly savanna and grasslands Indonesia, Papua New Guinea Australasia Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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

Prey / Diet

Ficus melinocarpa[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King Parrot)1
Aplonis metallica (Metallic Starling)1
Casuarius casuarius (Southern Cassowary)1
Coracina boyeri (Boyer's Cuckooshrike)1
Coracina caeruleogrisea (Stout-billed Cuckooshrike)1
Coracina lineata (Barred Cuckooshrike)1
Dicaeum pectorale (Olive-crowned Flowerpecker)1
Diphyllodes magnificus (Magnificent bird-of-paradise)1
Ducula pacifica (Pacific Imperial Pigeon)1
Ducula rufigaster (Purple-tailed Imperial Pigeon)1
Ducula zoeae (Zoe Imperial Pigeon)1
Eudynamys scolopaceus (Asian Koel)1
Lopholaimus antarcticus (Topknot Pigeon)1
Lorius lory (Black-capped Lory)1
Macropygia amboinensis (Brown Cuckoo-Dove)1
Manucodia chalybatus (Crinkle-collared Manucode)1
Melanocharis nigra (Black Berrypecker)1
Mino dumontii (Yellow-faced Myna)1
Oriolus szalayi (Brown Oriole)1
Paradisaea raggiana (Raggiana Bird-of-Paradise)1
Philemon buceroides (Helmeted Friarbird)1
Pitohui dichrous (Hooded Pitohui)1
Ptilinopus iozonus (Orange-bellied Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus magnificus (Wompoo Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus nainus (Dwarf Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus perlatus (Pink-spotted Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus pulchellus (Beautiful Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus regina (Rose-crowned Fruit Dove)1
Ptilinopus superbus (Superb Fruit Dove)1
Ptiloris magnificus (Magnificent Riflebird)1
Pycnopygius stictocephalus (Streak-headed Honeyeater)1
Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus (Scaly-breasted Lorikeet)1
Trichoglossus haematodus (Coconut Lorikeet)1
Xanthotis flaviventer (Tawny-breasted Honeyeater)1
Zosterops atrifrons (Black-crowned White-eye)1

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Central Park Zoo
Cologne Zoo
Hong Kong Zool. & Botanical Gardens
Honolulu Zoo
Jurong Birdpark, Singapore
Miami Metrozoo
National Aquarium in Baltimore Inc
San Diego Zoo
Zoologischer Garten Berlin AG

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2011-10-27, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Terje Lislevand, Jordi Figuerola, and Tamás Székely. 2007. Avian body sizes in relation to fecundity, mating system, display behavior, and resource sharing. Ecology 88:1605 2Jetz 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 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
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
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