Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>
  • latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
latitude min
Additional detail 21.57 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 24.37 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
longitude max
Additional detail -87.9 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -89.6 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>
body length (VT) min
Additional detail 20.9 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
average Additional detail 22.2 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 23.5 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
body mass
Additional detail 42.66 g Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Additional detail 41 g AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
min Additional detail 42 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
average Additional detail 45 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 48 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
dimorphism
Additional detail male larger Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Additional detail male more colorful Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Additional detail sexes colored or patterned differently
  • sexes colored or patterned differently
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Sexes_colored_or_patterned_differently
Birds Animal Diversity Web  
weight
Additional detail 3.5 g neonate stage AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 42.6 g adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>
habitat
Additional detail animal habitation
  • animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail elevation
  • elevation
    A landform elevated above the surrounding area.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000176
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail freshwater habitat
  • freshwater habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002037
IUCN  
Additional detail garden
  • garden
    An enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000011
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail hedge
  • hedge
    A dense growth of shrubbery planted as a fence or boundary.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000046
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail isthmus
  • isthmus
    Narrow section of land in a body of water connecting two larger land areas.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000174
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mount
  • mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000264
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail oceanic island
  • oceanic island
    An island that does not sit on a continental shelf, and is of volcanic origin.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000222
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pond
  • pond
    A body of water, usually of smaller size than a lake.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000033
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ridge Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail river bank
  • river bank
    The sloping margin of a river, serving to confine it to its natural channel.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000143
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail slope
  • slope
    The part of an elevation or depression between the relatively flat surrounding area and the peak of a mount or the bottom of a depression.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002000
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream
  • stream
    Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000023
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail swamp
  • swamp
    A wetland that features permanent inundation of large areas of land by shallow bodies of water, generally with a substantial number of hummocks, or dry-land protrusions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000233
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial biome
  • terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial habitat
  • terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
IUCN  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
foraging habitat
Additional detail terrestrial habitat
  • terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
primary diet
Additional detail eats seeds adult Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
Additional detail Black Rat Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Blue Jay GloBI  
Additional detail Bobcat GloBI  
Additional detail Brown-headed Cowbird GloBI  
Additional detail Butterflies GloBI  
Additional detail Butterflies and Moths GloBI  
Additional detail Cactus Long-horned Beetles GloBI  
Additional detail Cooper's Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Coyote GloBI  
Additional detail Crickets GloBI  
Additional detail Dogs GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Chipmunk GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Gray Squirrel GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Screech Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Fox Squirrel GloBI  
Additional detail Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids GloBI  
Additional detail Loggerhead Shrike GloBI  
Additional detail Long-eared Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Shrike GloBI  
Additional detail Red Squirrel GloBI  
Additional detail Scarlet King Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Wildcat GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow-bellied Racer GloBI  
feeds on
Additional detail Ants, Bees, and Wasps GloBI  
Additional detail Beetles GloBI  
Additional detail Butterflies and Moths GloBI  
Additional detail Centipedes GloBI  
Additional detail Crickets GloBI  
Additional detail Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids GloBI  
Additional detail Plants GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Bobcat GloBI  
Additional detail Chipping Sparrow GloBI  
Additional detail Common Paper Wasp GloBI  
Additional detail Coyote GloBI  
Additional detail Gray Catbird GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Cardinal GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Cardinal GloBI  
Additional detail Pricklypear GloBI  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>
nest type
Additional detail open cup Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
developmental mode
Additional detail altricial
  • altricial
    Parent(s) provide food and thermoregulation (e.g., passerines).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/altricial
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
foraging time
Additional detail diurnal Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
parental care
Additional detail occasionally breeds cooperatively
  • occasionally breeds cooperatively
    The species has been known to breed cooperatively, with nonparents providing care.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/occasionalCooperativeBreeding
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
clutch/brood/litter size
Additional detail 3 AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
log10 productivity
Additional detail -0.049 Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
litters per year
Additional detail 2 per year AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
total life span max
Additional detail 28.5 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
onset of fertility
Additional detail 1.0 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 1.0 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
growth rate
Additional detail 0.52 per day AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
  • prenatal development duration
    The duration of the development from fertilized, deposited or implanted egg to hatching/birth. Corresponds to egg incubation duration in oviparous animals and to gestation period duration in viviparous animals.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PrenatalDevelopmentDuration
prenatal development duration
Additional detail 12 days AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
migratory status
Additional detail nonmigratory
  • nonmigratory
    Does not make seasonal movements between breeding and wintering grounds.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/nonmigratory
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>
first appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 4.9 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
first appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 1.8 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 0.13 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Physiology and Cell Biology

Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>
  • basal metabolic rate
    Basal metabolic rate (BMR) is the amount of energy expended daily by humans and other animals at rest. Rest is defined as existing in a neutrally temperate environment while in the post-absorptive state.
    http://purl.bioontology.org/ontology/SNOMEDCT/165109007
basal metabolic rate
Additional detail 0.52 Watts AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Cardinalis cardinalis</i>
population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  
conservation status
Additional detail least concern
  • least concern
    A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/leastConcern
IUCN  
extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  
Additional detail extant Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology  

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