AnAge entry for Athene cunicularia

Classification (HAGRID: 02165)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Strigiformes
                Family: Strigidae
                    Genus: Athene
Species
Athene cunicularia
Common name
Burrowing owl
Synonyms
Speotyto cunicularia

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
11 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
28 days
Clutch size
8 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1.5
Weight at hatching
8.9 g
Adult weight
150 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177946
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 194338
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