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Niviventer confucianus (Chinese white-bellied rat)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Chinese White-bellied Rat (Niviventer confucianus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in China, Burma, and Thailand.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
23
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 8.44
EDGE Score: 2.25

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Map Climate Land
Use
Bohai Sea saline meadow China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas  
Central China loess plateau mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Central Indochina dry forests Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Changjiang Plain evergreen forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Daba Mountains evergreen forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Guizhou Plateau broadleaf and mixed forests China Palearctic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Hainan Island monsoon rain forests China Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Helanshan montane conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Hengduan Mountains subalpine conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Huang He Plain mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Irrawaddy moist deciduous forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Jian Nan subtropical evergreen forests China Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Kayah-Karen montane rain forests Myanmar, Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mizoram-Manipur-Kachin rain forests Myanmar, India, Bangladesh Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mongolian-Manchurian grassland China, Mongolia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern Indochina subtropical forests China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northern Thailand-Laos moist deciduous forests Laos, Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northern Triangle subtropical forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Nujiang Langcang Gorge alpine conifer and mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Ordos Plateau steppe China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Qin Ling Mountains deciduous forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Qionglai-Minshan conifer forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Sichuan Basin evergreen broadleaf forests China Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
South China-Vietnam subtropical evergreen forests China, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeast Tibet shrub and meadows China Palearctic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Yellow Sea saline meadow China Palearctic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Yunnan Plateau subtropical evergreen forests China Palearctic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Map Climate Land Use
Ailaoshan Nature Reserve V 332544 Yunnan, China  
Changshanerhai Nature Reserve V 139448 Yunnan, China  
Daweishan Nature Reserve V 122415 Yunnan, China  
Doi Inthanon National Park II 115326 Thailand  
Doi Pha Hom Pok Watershed Area National Park II 133848 Thailand  
Nujiang Nature Reserve   China        
Tianmushan Biosphere Reserve 47993 China  
Wolong Nature Reserve V 826140 Sichuan, China  
Xishuangbanna Nature Reserve V 567531 Yunnan, China  
Yancheng Nature Reserve V 711488 China    

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website Map
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Mountains of Southwest China China, Myanmar No

Predators

Martes flavigula (Yellow-throated Marten)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Amphalius clarus clarus[2]
Amphalius manosus[2]
Amphalius spirataenius heishuiensis[2]
Amphalius spirataenius spirataenius[2]
Amphipsylla primaris primaris[2]
Aviostivalius klossi bispiniformis[2]
Callopsylla dolabris[2]
Callopsylla forfica[2]
Callopsylla kozlovi[2]
Ctenophthalmus aprojectus[2]
Frontopsylla megasinus[2]
Frontopsylla spadix borealosichuana[2]
Frontopsylla spadix shennongjiaensis[2]
Genoneopsylla bisinuata[2]
Geusibia stenosinuata[2]
Heligmonoides alishanensis <Unverified Name>[3]
Hystrichopsylla heishuiensis[2]
Hystrichopsylla multidentata[2]
Neopsylla affinis[2]
Neopsylla clavelia[2]
Neopsylla honora[2]
Neopsylla specialis minpiensis[2]
Neopsylla specialis specialis[2]
Neopsylla stevensi sichuanyunnana[2]
Nosopsyllus laeviceps laeviceps[2]
Oropsylla silantiewi[2]
Paraceras crispum[2]
Paradoxopsyllus calceiforma[2]
Paradoxopsyllus curvispinus[2]
Paradoxopsyllus custodis[2]
Paradoxopsyllus diversus[2]
Peromyscopsylla himalaica australishaanxia[2]
Peromyscopsylla himalaica sichuanoyunnana[2]
Peromyscopsylla himalaica sinica[2]
Peromyscopsylla scaliforma[2]
Rhadinopsylla biconcava[2]
Stenischia angustifrontalis[2]
Stenischia liui[2]
Stenischia montanis[2]
Xenopsylla cheopis (oriental rat flea)[2]

Range Map

Link to Map

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Musser G.G., 2001-05-02, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1You-Bing Zhou, Chris Newman, Christina D. Buesching, Andrzej Zalewski, Yayoi Kaneko, David W. Macdonald, and Zong-Qiang Xie, Diet of an opportunistically frugivorous carnivore, Martes flavigula, in subtropical forest Journal of Mammalogy, 92(3):611–619, 2011 2International Flea Database 3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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
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 IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), Conservation International & NatureServe.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access