AnAge entry for Casuarius bennetti

Classification (HAGRID: 00350)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Casuariiformes
                Family: Casuariidae
                    Genus: Casuarius
Species
Casuarius bennetti
Common name
Dwarf cassowary

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
26 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 575
Sample size
Tiny
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
35,000 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174388
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 30463
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