AnAge entry for Anhinga anhinga

Classification (HAGRID: 01363)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Suliformes
                Family: Anhingidae
                    Genus: Anhinga
Species
Anhinga anhinga
Common name
Anhinga

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
16.4 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Tiny
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Incubation
28 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
1,080 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
3.2258 W
Body mass
1040.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.003102 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174755
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 56067
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