AnAge entry for Aegolius acadicus

Classification (HAGRID: 02161)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Strigiformes
                Family: Strigidae
                    Genus: Aegolius
Species
Aegolius acadicus
Common name
Northern saw-whet owl

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
17.5 years
Source
Multiple references, please see bibliography below
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
27 days
Clutch size
5.5 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
7.5 g
Adult weight
117.9 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.6540 W
Body mass
124.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.005274 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177942
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account
Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 56265
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Ageing Literature
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