AnAge entry for Dendrocygna autumnalis

Classification (HAGRID: 01120)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anseriformes
                Family: Anatidae
                    Genus: Dendrocygna
Species
Dendrocygna autumnalis
Common name
Black-bellied whistling duck

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
8.2 years (wild)
Source
ref. 576
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
27 days
Clutch size
14 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
30.8 g
Adult weight
828 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.17 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175044
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8873
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