AnAge entry for Eremophila alpestris

Classification (HAGRID: 01460)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Alaudidae
                    Genus: Eremophila
Species
Eremophila alpestris
Common name
Horned lark
Synonyms
Eromophila alpestris

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
8 years (wild)
Source
ref. 577
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
11 days
Clutch size
43 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1.5
Weight at hatching
2.74 g
Adult weight
33.5 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.504 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.3133 W
Body mass
26.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.012050 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 554256
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 135430
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