AnAge entry for Aratinga canicularis

Classification (HAGRID: 02021)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Psittaciformes (Taxon entry)
                Family: Psittacidae
                    Genus: Aratinga
Species
Aratinga canicularis
Common name
Orange-fronted conure

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
16.2 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 669
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One specimen lived 16.2 years in captivity [0669]. It has been reported that these animals can live up to 28.6 years in captivity [0979], but this has not been verified.

Life history traits (averages)

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

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177677
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 752200
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