AnAge entry for Dendroica kirtlandii

Classification (HAGRID: 01720)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Parulidae
                    Genus: Dendroica
Species
Dendroica kirtlandii
Common name
Kirtland's warbler

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Even though sexual maturity may occur earlier, first breeding generally only takes place at age 1. In the wild, these animals live about 2 years [0437].

Life history traits (averages)

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

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

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ITIS 178917
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