AnAge entry for Carpodacus mexicanus

Classification (HAGRID: 01582)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Fringillidae
                    Genus: Carpodacus
Species
Carpodacus mexicanus
Common name
House finch

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
11.6 years (wild)
Source
ref. 580
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
14 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
3
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
21.4 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.3108 W
Body mass
20.4 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.015235 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179191
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 30427
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