AnAge entry for Anhinga melanogaster

Classification (HAGRID: 02186)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
1,487 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174758
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
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