AnAge entry for Dacelo novaeguineae

Classification (HAGRID: 00526)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Coraciiformes
                Family: Alcedinidae
                    Genus: Dacelo
Species
Dacelo novaeguineae
Common name
Laughing kookaburra

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
26.8 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 986
Sample size
Large
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Gestation
25 days
Clutch or litter size
Breedings per year
Weight at birth
Adult weight
305 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 554574
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8939
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