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Parus fringillinus (Red-throated Tit)

Wikipedia Abstract

The red-throated tit (Parus fringillinus) is a species of bird in the Paridae family.It is found in Kenya and Tanzania.Its natural habitat is dry savanna.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
8
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
26
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.19548
EDGE Score: 2.10358

Attributes

Birth Weight [1]  1.6 grams
Clutch Size [2]  3

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
East African montane forests Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Serengeti volcanic grasslands Tanzania Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Southern Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets Tanzania, Kenya Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Amboseli National Park National Reserve II 99624 Kenya
Nairobi National Park II 16444 Kenya
Serengeti-Ngorongoro Biosphere Reserve 5696026 Tanzania  

Important Bird Areas

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Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Amboseli National Park Kenya A3
Arusha National Park Tanzania A1, A2, A3, A4i, A4iii
Lake Eyasi Tanzania A1, A4i, A4iii
Lake Natron and Engaruka basin Tanzania A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Longido Game Controlled Area Tanzania A1, A3, A4i
Masai Mara Kenya A1, A2
Maswa Game Reserve Tanzania A1, A2
Nairobi National Park Kenya A1, A2, A4ii
Ngorongoro Conservation Area Tanzania A1, A2, A3, A4i, A4ii, A4iii
Serengeti National Park Tanzania A1, A2, A3, A4i, A4iii
South Nguruman Kenya A1, A2
Tarangire National Park Tanzania A1, A2, A3, A4i

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Eastern Afromontane Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe No

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Citations

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
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