AnAge entry for Columbina inca

Classification (HAGRID: 01332)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Columbiformes
                Family: Columbidae
                    Genus: Columbina
Species
Columbina inca
Common name
Inca dove
Synonyms
Scardafella inca

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
13.3 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 575
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

In captivity, these animals can live up to 13.3 years [0575]. In the wild, record longevity is 7.8 years [0579]. Like in some other doves, the breeding patterns of these animals vary according to geographic location [0445].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
14 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
3.5
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
50 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177162
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 115616
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