AnAge entry for Chordeiles minor

Classification (HAGRID: 01171)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Caprimulgiformes
                Family: Caprimulgidae
                    Genus: Chordeiles
Species
Chordeiles minor
Common name
Common nighthawk

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
19 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
5.95 g
Adult weight
79.3 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.4421 W
Body mass
72.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.006140 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177979
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 48398
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