Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</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 47.13 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 48.47 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 -122 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -123 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</i>
Body length (VT) min
Additional detail 30 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
average Additional detail 32.5 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 35 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Body mass average
Additional detail 170 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Wingspan average
Additional detail 54.1 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Dimorphism
Additional detail male more colorful Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Weight
Additional detail 120 g adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 5.48 g neonate stage AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</i>
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
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 bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail biome
  • Biome
    A major class of ecologically similar communities of plants, animals, and other organisms. Biomes are defined based on factors such as plant structures (such as trees, shrubs, and grasses), leaf types (such as broadleaf and needleleaf), plant spacing (forest, woodland, savanna), and other factors like climate. Unlike ecozones, biomes are not defined by genetic, taxonomic, or historical similarities. Biomes are often identified with particular patterns of ecological succession and climax vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000428
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 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 plain
  • Plain
    A region of general uniform slope, comparatively level, and of considerable extent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000086
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail plateau
  • Plateau
    An elevated and comparatively level expanse of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000182
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate 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
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  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
Interacts with
Additional detail Ants, Bees, and Wasps GloBI  
Additional detail Bird Hawks GloBI  
Additional detail Cooper's Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Great Horned Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Lizards and Snakes GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Raccoon GloBI  
Additional detail Sharp-shinned Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Snakes GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrels GloBI  
Feeds on
Additional detail Ants, Bees, and Wasps GloBI  
Additional detail Camphor GloBI  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Common Goldeneye GloBI  
Additional detail Common Merganser GloBI  
Additional detail Cooper's Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Great Horned Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Flicker GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Flicker GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Raccoon GloBI  
Additional detail Red-bellied Woodpecker GloBI  
Additional detail Sharp-shinned Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Tree Swallow GloBI  
  • Has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
Has predator
Additional detail Cooper's Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Great Horned Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Great Horned Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Lizards and Snakes GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Raccoon GloBI  
Additional detail Sharp-shinned Hawk GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrels GloBI  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</i>
Clutch/brood/litter size
Additional detail 4 AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Litters per year
Additional detail 1 per year AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Total life span max
Additional detail 12.5 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  
  • 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 11 days AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</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 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  
Extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Colaptes auratus</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  

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