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Upucerthia jelskii (Plain-breasted Earthcreeper)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Plain-breasted Earthcreeper (Upucerthia jelskii) is a species of bird in the Furnariidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland and subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland.
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Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
2
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
14
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 2.87777
EDGE Score: 1.35526

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  40 grams

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Central Andean dry puna Argentina, Bolivia, Chile Neotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Central Andean puna Argentina, Bolivia, Peru Neotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Central Andean wet puna Peru, Bolivia Neotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands

Important Bird Areas

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Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Bosque de Polylepis de Madidi Bolivia A1, A2
Chiguata Peru A1
Cordillera Huayhuash y Nor-Oyón Peru A1, A2, A3
Cotahuasi Peru A1, A2, A3
Laguna Guayatayoc Argentina A1, A4i
Lagunas Runtuyoc: Los Enamorados Argentina A1, A4i
Lagunillas Argentina A1
Marcapomacocha Peru A1, A2
Monumento Natural Laguna de Los Pozuelos Argentina A1, A4i, A4iii
Reserva Biológica Cordillera de Sama Bolivia A1, A2, A3
Reserva Nacional Pampa Galeras Peru A1, A3
Reserva Provincial Olaroz-Cauchari Argentina A1, A4i
Salar del Hombre Muerto Argentina A1, A4i
Santuario Histórico Machu Picchu Peru A1, A2, A3
Sierra de Santa Victoria Argentina A1
Sierra de Zenta Argentina A1
Sistema de lagunas de Vilama-Pululos Argentina A1, A3, A4i, A4iii
Vertiente Sur del Parque Nacional Tunari Bolivia A1, A2, A3
Yungas Superiores de Apolobamba Bolivia A1, A2, A3, A4i

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Tropical Andes Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela Yes

Range Map

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Citations

Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2006-11-29, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Schulenberg, TS 1987. Observations on two rare birds, Upucerthia albigula and Conirostrum tamarugense, from the Andes of southwestern Peru Condor 89:654-658
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
Important Bird Areas provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010
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
Range map provided by Ridgely, R. S., T. F. Allnutt, T. Brooks, D. K. McNicol, D. W. Mehlman, B. E. Young, and J. R. Zook. 2007. Digital Distribution Maps of the Birds of the Western Hemisphere, version 3.0. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia, USA.
Data provided by NatureServe in collaboration with Robert Ridgely, James Zook, The Nature Conservancy - Migratory Bird Program, Conservation International - CABS, World Wildlife Fund - US, and Environment Canada - WILDSPACE.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
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