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Leucocarbo onslowi (Chatham Islands shag)

Synonyms: Phalacrocorax onslowi

Wikipedia Abstract

The Chatham shag (Phalacrocorax onslowi), also known as the Chatham Island shag, is a species of bird in the Phalacrocoracidae family. It is endemic to New Zealand.Its natural habitats are open seas and rocky shores. It is threatened by habitat loss, and considered critically endangered by the IUCN.
View Wikipedia Record: Leucocarbo onslowi

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Leucocarbo onslowi

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
8
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
73
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.01273
EDGE Score: 4.85362

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Chatham Island temperate forests New Zealand Australasia Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests  

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Chatham Islands New Zealand  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
New Zealand New Zealand Yes

Prey / Diet

Belone belone (Garfish)[1]
Cololabis saira (Skipper)[1]
Engraulis anchoita (Anchoita)[1]
Engraulis australis (Australian anchovy)[1]
Engraulis capensis (Southern African anchovy)[1]
Engraulis encrasicolus (Southern African anchovy)[1]
Engraulis japonicus (Japanese anchovy)[1]
Engraulis mordax (Californian anchoveta)[1]
Kondakovia longimana (Giant Warty Squid)[1]
Reinhardtius hippoglossoides (Turbot)[1]
Scomberesox saurus (Atlantic saury)[1]
Trachurus mediterraneus (Mediterranean scad)[1]
Trachurus symmetricus (Scad)[1]
Trachurus trachurus (Scad)[1]

Distribution

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access