Data about <i>Acridotheres tristis</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Acridotheres tristis</i>
native range includes
Additional detail Afghanistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
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introduced range includes
Additional detail American Samoa Global Invasive Species Listings  
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Additional detail Reunion (La Reunion) Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Rodriguez Island Global Invasive Species Listings  
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Additional detail Samoa Global Invasive Species Listings  
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  • 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 -4.58 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 22.6 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 min
Additional detail 55.67 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 92.82 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Acridotheres tristis</i>
body length (VT) average
Additional detail 24.5 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
min Additional detail 23 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 26 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
body mass average
Additional detail 112.5 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
min Additional detail 82 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 143 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Additional detail 116.41 g Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
wingspan average
Additional detail 13.1 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
min Additional detail 12 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 14.2 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
  • sexual dimorphism
    Sexual dimorphism is a phenotypic difference between males and females of the same species. The prototypical example is for differences in characteristics of reproductive organs. Other possible examples are for secondary sex characteristics, body size and morphology, ornamentation and behavior.
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Dimorphism
sexual dimorphism
Additional detail male larger Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Additional detail none Birds Animal Diversity Web  

Ecology

Data about <i>Acridotheres tristis</i>
habitat
Additional detail agricultural feature Environments - EOL project  
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 aquatic habitat Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail archipelago
  • archipelago
    A group of geographically or geologically associated islands.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000220
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail canopy Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail city Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail desert
  • desert
    A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000097
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail dune Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail farm
  • farm
    A tract of crop or grazing land, as well as the group of buildings with and often surrounding a farmhouse, including barns, sheds, and other outbuildings, used for agricultural production.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000078
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 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 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 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 island
  • island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine biome
  • marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail nest of bird
  • nest of bird
    A bird nest is the spot in which a bird lays and incubates its eggs and raises its young.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005805
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail nest of bird
  • nest of bird
    A bird nest is the spot in which a bird lays and incubates its eggs and raises its young.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005805
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000015
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000015
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 quarry
  • quarry
    An open-pit mine from which rock or minerals are extracted.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000284
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 sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
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 omnivore
  • omnivore
    An animal that mainly eats all kinds of things, including plants and animals.
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Omnivore
adult
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
elevation measurement
Additional detail 61.6 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Acridotheres tristis</i>
nest type
Additional detail cavity
  • cavity
    The nest is placed in a cavity with a narrow/protected entrance.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/nestCavity
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 -0.198 Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
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)  

Conservation

Data about <i>Acridotheres tristis</i>
population trend
Additional detail Increasing 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 Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Acridotheres tristis</i>
invasive in
Additional detail American Samoa Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Brunei Darussalam Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Cook Islands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Fiji Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail French Polynesia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Israel Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Kiribati Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Line Islands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mauritius Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mayotte Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Midway Islands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail New Caledonia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail New Zealand Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Réunion Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Saint Helena Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Samoa Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Seychelles Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Singapore Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Solomon Islands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail South Africa Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Tokelau Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Tonga Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Vanuatu Global Invasive Species Listings  
not invasive in
Additional detail South East Asia Global Invasive Species Listings  

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