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Callosciurus nigrovittatus (black-striped squirrel)

Wikipedia Abstract

The black-striped squirrel (Callosciurus nigrovittatus) is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family.It is found throughout Java, Sumatra, southern Thailand, the Malay Peninsula, and numerous small islands. This taxon consists of four subspecies: C. n. nigrovittatus, C. n. bilimitatus, C. n. bocki, and C. n. klossi. It is listed as "Near Threatened" by the IUCN.
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Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
7
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
42
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 15.09
EDGE Score: 3.47

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  202 grams
Diet [2]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Carnivore (Vertebrates), Frugivore, Granivore, Herbivore
Diet - Fruit [2]  20 %
Diet - Invertibrates [2]  20 %
Diet - Plants [2]  30 %
Diet - Seeds [2]  20 %
Diet - Vertibrates [2]  10 %
Forages - Arboreal [2]  100 %

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Borneo peat swamp forests Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Eastern Java-Bali montane rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Eastern Java-Bali rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Indochina mangroves Thailand, Cambodia, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Mangroves
Kinabalu montane alpine meadows Malaysia Indo-Malayan Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Peninsular Malaysian montane rain forests Malaysia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Peninsular Malaysian peat swamp forests Malaysia, Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Peninsular Malaysian rain forests Indonesia, Malaysia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southwest Borneo freshwater swamp forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumatran freshwater swamp forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumatran lowland rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumatran montane rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumatran peat swamp forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sumatran tropical pine forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sunda Shelf mangroves Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei Indo-Malayan Mangroves
Sundaland heath forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Tenasserim-South Thailand semi-evergreen rain forests Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Java montane rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Java rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Berbak National Park II 423927 Sumatra, Indonesia
Bukit Kutu Wildlife Reserve IV 4602 Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysia  
Gunung Leuser National Park II 2203368 Sumatra, Indonesia
Krau Wildlife Reserve IV 149823 Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysia  
Taman Negara National Park II 1122273 Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysia  
Ujung Kulon National Park II 313466 Java, Indonesia    

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Sundaland Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand No

Prey / Diet

Ficus benjamina (weeping fig)[3]
Ficus binnendykii[3]
Ficus crassiramea subsp. stupenda[3]
Ficus cucurbitina[3]
Ficus dubia[3]
Ficus obscura[3]
Ficus pellucido-punctata[3]
Ficus ruginervia[3]
Ficus sumatrana[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Aceros corrugatus (Wrinkled Hornbill)4
Aceros waldeni (Walden's Hornbill)4
Aegithina viridissima (Green Iora)2
Alcippe brunneicauda (Brown Fulvetta)4
Alophoixus bres (Grey-cheeked Bulbul)4
Alophoixus finschii (Finsch's Bulbul)4
Alophoixus phaeocephalus (Yellow-bellied Bulbul)6
Anorrhinus galeritus (Bushy-crested Hornbill)6
Anthracoceros malayanus (Black Hornbill)8
Arctictis binturong (Binturong)3
Berenicornis comatus (White-crowned Hornbill)2
Buceros rhinoceros (Rhinoceros Hornbill)7
Callosciurus adamsi (ear-spot squirrel)4
Callosciurus notatus (plantain squirrel)5
Callosciurus prevostii (Prevost's squirrel)8
Caloramphus fuliginosus (Brown Barbet)8
Calyptomena viridis (Green Broadbill)8
Chloropsis cochinchinensis (Blue-winged Leafbird)6
Chloropsis cyanopogon (Lesser Green Leafbird)6
Chloropsis sonnerati (Greater Green Leafbird)7
Corvus enca (Slender-billed Crow)2
Dicaeum agile (Thick-billed Flowerpecker)2
Dicaeum chrysorrheum (Yellow-vented Flowerpecker)5
Dicaeum concolor (Plain Flowerpecker)2
Dicaeum trigonostigma (Orange-bellied Flowerpecker)4
Ducula badia (Mountain Imperial Pigeon)2
Eudynamys scolopaceus (Asian Koel)2
Gracula religiosa (Hill Myna)5
Hemixos flavala (Ashy Bulbul)2
Hylobates agilis (agile gibbon)2
Hylobates lar (white-handed gibbon)8
Iole olivacea (Buff-vented Bulbul)6
Irena puella (Asian Fairy-bluebird)8
Ixos malaccensis (Streaked Bulbul)2
Macaca fascicularis (long-tailed macaque)6
Macaca nemestrina (pigtail macaque)2
Megalaima australis (Blue-eared Barbet)7
Megalaima chrysopogon (Golden-whiskered Barbet)8
Megalaima henricii (Yellow-crowned Barbet)6
Megalaima mystacophanos (Red-throated Barbet)8
Megalaima rafflesii (Red-crowned Barbet)4
Oriolus xanthonotus (Dark-throated Oriole)3
Platysmurus leucopterus (Black Magpie)3
Pongo pygmaeus (orangutan)7
Prionochilus maculatus (Yellow-breasted Flowerpecker)6
Prionochilus percussus (Crimson-breasted Flowerpecker)6
Prionochilus thoracicus (Scarlet-breasted Flowerpecker)2
Prionochilus xanthopygius (Yellow-rumped Flowerpecker)3
Ptilinopus jambu (Jambu Fruit Dove)3
Pycnonotus atriceps (Black-headed Bulbul)4
Pycnonotus brunneus (Asian Red-eyed Bulbul)7
Pycnonotus cyaniventris (Grey-bellied Bulbul)5
Pycnonotus erythropthalmos (Spectacled Bulbul)5
Pycnonotus eutilotus (Puff-backed Bulbul)6
Pycnonotus goiavier (Yellow-vented Bulbul)2
Pycnonotus plumosus (Olive-winged Bulbul)2
Pycnonotus simplex (Cream-vented Bulbul)4
Ratufa affinis (pale giant squirrel)4
Ratufa bicolor (black giant squirrel)5
Rhinoplax vigil (Helmeted Hornbill)5
Rhyticeros undulatus (Wreathed Hornbill)5
Sundasciurus tenuis (slender squirrel)4
Sus barbatus (bearded pig)2
Symphalangus syndactylus (siamang)7
Trachypithecus obscurus (dusky leaf monkey)3
Treron capellei (Large Green Pigeon)5
Treron curvirostra (Thick-billed Green Pigeon)8
Treron olax (Little Green Pigeon)2
Tricholestes criniger (Hairy-backed Bulbul)4
Tupaia glis (Common Treeshrew)4
Tupaia minor (Pygmy Treeshrew)4

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Lentistivalius mjoebergi[4]
Macrostylophora sodalis[4]
Medwayella angustata[4]
Medwayella javana[4]
Medwayella robinsoni bogora[4]
Medwayella robinsoni robinsoni[4]
Medwayella robinsoni tiomanica[4]
Moniliformis moniliformis[5]
Stivalius cognatus cognatus[4]
Syngenopsyllus calceatus[4]

Range Map

Southern Asia;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Felisa A. Smith, S. Kathleen Lyons, S. K. Morgan Ernest, Kate E. Jones, Dawn M. Kaufman, Tamar Dayan, Pablo A. Marquet, James H. Brown, and John P. Haskell. 2003. Body mass of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84:3403
2Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
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
4International Flea Database
5Gibson, 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 WWF WildFINDER
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