AnAge entry for Amazona amazonica

Classification (HAGRID: 01170)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Psittaciformes (Taxon entry)
                Family: Psittacidae
                    Genus: Amazona
Species
Amazona amazonica
Common name
Orange-winged amazon

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
30 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 575
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One specimen lived for 30 years in captivity [0575]. There are anecdotal reports of animals living longer, up to 71 years of age, but these remain unverified [0669].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
370 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177786
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 151758
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