AnAge entry for Colaptes auratus

Classification (HAGRID: 01914)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Piciformes
                Family: Picidae
                    Genus: Colaptes
Species
Colaptes auratus
Common name
Northern flicker

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
12.5 years (wild)
Source
ref. 579
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
11 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
5.48 g
Adult weight
120 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 178154
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 51355
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