AnAge entry for Butorides virescens

Classification (HAGRID: 01870)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Pelecaniformes
                Family: Ardeidae
                    Genus: Butorides
Species
Butorides virescens
Common name
Green heron

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
11.6 years (wild)
Source
ref. 576
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Incubation
20 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
16 g
Adult weight
175 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.208 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174793
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 110671
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