AnAge entry for Delichon urbicum

Classification (HAGRID: 01611)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Hirundinidae
                    Genus: Delichon
Species
Delichon urbicum
Common name
Common house-martin and northern house-martin
Synonyms
Delichon urbica, Delichon urbica urbica

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
15 years (wild)
Source
ref. 450
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
14.5 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.354 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 726115
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account (if available)
Encyclopaedia of Life
Search EOL
NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 88116
Entrez
Search all databases
Ageing Literature
Search Google Scholar or Search PubMed or Search Scirus
Images
Google Image search
Internet
Search Google