AnAge entry for Cyanocorax yncas

Classification (HAGRID: 01502)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Corvidae
                    Genus: Cyanocorax
Species
Cyanocorax yncas
Common name
Green jay

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Little is known about the longevity of these animals, though they have been reported to live up to 11.6 years [0427]. Considering the longevity of similar species, maximum longevity could be significantly underestimated.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
17 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1.5
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
78.5 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179712
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 114085
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