AnAge entry for Anas clypeata

Classification (HAGRID: 01079)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anseriformes
                Family: Anatidae
                    Genus: Anas
Species
Anas clypeata
Common name
Northern shoveler

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
22.6 years (wild)
Source
ref. 553
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
240 days
Male sexual maturity
240 days
Incubation
23 days
Clutch size
11 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
23 g
Adult weight
613 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
3.9209 W
Body mass
554.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.007077 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175096
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 75838
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