AnAge entry for Fringilla coelebs

Classification (HAGRID: 01586)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Fringillidae
                    Genus: Fringilla
Species
Fringilla coelebs
Common name
Chaffinch

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen reportedly lived to the age of 29 [0001].

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
20.7 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.3730 W
Body mass
21.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.017762 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179168
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 37598
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