AnAge entry for Aquila rapax

Classification (HAGRID: 00202)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Accipitriformes
                Family: Accipitridae
                    Genus: Aquila
Species
Aquila rapax
Common name
Tawny eagle

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Anecdotal reports suggest these animals may live up to 45 years in captivity, but these have not been confirmed.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
1,996 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.093 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175415
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 252781
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