AnAge entry for Bonasa umbellus

Classification (HAGRID: 01393)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Galliformes
                Family: Phasianidae
                    Genus: Bonasa
Species
Bonasa umbellus
Common name
Ruffed grouse

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

IMR
0.55/year
MRDT
Not yet available
Maximum longevity
11 years
Source
Multiple references, please see bibliography below
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

About 55 per cent of animals die during winter [0437].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
120 days
Male sexual maturity
120 days
Incubation
24 days
Clutch size
11 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
12 g
Adult weight
532 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.068 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
2.3894 W
Body mass
644.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.003710 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175790
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account
Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9000
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Ageing Literature
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