AnAge entry for Alauda arvensis

Classification (HAGRID: 01459)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Alaudidae
                    Genus: Alauda
Species
Alauda arvensis
Common name
Eurasian skylark

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
10.1 years (wild)
Source
ref. 450
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
11 days
Clutch size
3 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
37.5 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.605 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.7220 W
Body mass
31.7 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.022776 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 178398
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 88112
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