Data about <i>Moschus fuscus</i>

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Distribution

 
geographic range (size of area)
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121,178.76 km²
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longitude median
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94.12 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
longitude min
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91.29 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
longitude max
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96.95 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude median
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28.75 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude min
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26.92 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude max
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30.59 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
geographic distribution includes
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Eastern Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Eastern Himalayan broadleaf forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Eastern Himalayan subalpine conifer forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Indo-Malayan
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Northeastern Himalayan subalpine conifer forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Palearctic
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Southeast Tibet shrub and meadows
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Physical Description

 
body length (VT) average
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899.99 mm adult
PanTHERIA  
 
body mass average
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13,697.9 g adult
PanTHERIA  

Ecology

 
trophic level
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herbivore
MammalDiet  
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herbivore
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primary diet
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leaves
MammalDiet  
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leaves of herbaceous plants
MammalDiet  
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leaves of herbaceous plants
See original source  
  • source missing
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plants
MammalDiet  
 
diet includes
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leaves of woody plants
MammalDiet  
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leaves of woody plants
See original source  
  • source missing
 
habitat
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forest
Environments - EOL project  
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mount
Environments - EOL project  
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temperate
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial biome
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial habitat
IUCN  
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wood
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Temperate Coniferous Forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
 
precipitation in geographic range mean
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163.32 millimeters per month
PanTHERIA  
 
interacts with
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temperature in geographic range mean
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57.58 0.1°C
PanTHERIA  
 
actual evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
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957.72 millimeters per month
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potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
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1,174.42 millimeters per month
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diet breadth
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2
PanTHERIA  

Life History and Behavior

 
parental care
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No Paternal Care
Social systems of mammalian species  
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No Paternal Care
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
home range average
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0.13 km²
PanTHERIA  
 
behavioral circadian rhythm
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nocturnal/crepuscular, cathemeral, crepuscular or diurnal/crepuscular
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litters per year average
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1 female
PanTHERIA  
 
weaning age average
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47.14 days
PanTHERIA  
 
Mating System
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Not Monogamous
Social systems of mammalian species  
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Not Monogamous
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
Social System
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No Social Group Living
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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No Social Group Living
Social systems of mammalian species  
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Solitary
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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Solitary
Social systems of mammalian species  

Conservation

 
population trend
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Decreasing
IUCN  
 
conservation status
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endangered
IUCN  
 
human population density mean
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24.3 individuals per square kilometer
PanTHERIA  
 
human population density min
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1 individuals per square kilometer
PanTHERIA  
 
human population density 5th percentile
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1 individuals per square kilometer
PanTHERIA  
 
human population density change mean
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0.07
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extinction status
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extant
The Paleobiology Database  
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extant
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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extant
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  

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