AnAge entry for Egretta rufescens

Classification (HAGRID: 01873)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Pelecaniformes
                Family: Ardeidae
                    Genus: Egretta
Species
Egretta rufescens
Common name
Reddish egret
Synonyms
Dichromanassa rufescens, Ardea rufescens

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
22 years (wild)
Source
ref. 972
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,461 days
Male sexual maturity
1,461 days
Incubation
Clutch size
3 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
614 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174824
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 56074
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