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Vombatus ursinus (Common Wombat; coarse-haired wombat)

Wikipedia Abstract

The common wombat (Vombatus ursinus), also known as the coarse-haired wombat or bare-nosed wombat, is a marsupial, one of three species of wombats and the only one in the genus Vombatus. The common wombat grows to an average of 98 cm (39 in) long and a weight of 26 kg (57 lb).
View Wikipedia Record: Vombatus ursinus

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
14
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
41
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 29.21
EDGE Score: 3.41

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  56.218 lbs (25.50 kg)
Birth Weight [1]  1 grams
Diet [2]  Herbivore
Diet - Plants [2]  100 %
Forages - Ground [2]  100 %
Female Maturity [1]  2 years
Male Maturity [1]  2 years
Gestation [1]  27 days
Litter Size [1]  1
Maximum Longevity [1]  30 years
Nocturnal [2]  Yes
Weaning [1]  11 months 20 days

Ecoregions

Protected Areas

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Chloris ventricosa (Australian windmill grass)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Anostostoma australasiae (King Cricket)1
Macropus rufus (Red Kangaroo)1

Predators

Canis lupus dingo (domestic dog)[3]

Consumers

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Range Map

Distribution

Australia;

External References

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
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
3Who's Eating Who
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
5Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
6International Flea Database
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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