Acrocephalus scirpaceus — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Acrocephalus scirpaceus</i>

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Physical Description

Data about <i>Acrocephalus scirpaceus</i>
Body mass
Additional detail 12.3 g Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Weight
Additional detail 12.3 g adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Acrocephalus scirpaceus</i>
Habitat
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 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  
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 ditch
  • Ditch
    A small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000037
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marsh
  • Marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail polder
  • Polder
    An area reclaimed from the sea by diking and draining.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000286
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 invertebrates adult Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Elevation min
Additional detail -9.3 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
max Additional detail 2,199.0 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
median Additional detail 25.0 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 39,382 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 39,382 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 39,382 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 39,382 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
mean Additional detail 46.0 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
standard deviation Additional detail 70.3 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Acrocephalus scirpaceus</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 pair provides care
  • Pair provides care
    Both parents feed and nurture offspring.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/parentalCarePair
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Log10 productivity
Additional detail -0.083 Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
Total life span max
Additional detail 14 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Onset of fertility
Additional detail 1.0 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 1.0 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Growth rate
Additional detail 0.54 per day AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Acrocephalus scirpaceus</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Acrocephalus scirpaceus</i>
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  

Other

Data about <i>Acrocephalus scirpaceus</i>
Migratorystatus
Additional detail migratory
  • Migratory
    Makes seasonal movements between breeding and wintering grounds
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Migratory
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  

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