AnAge entry for Gavia arctica

Classification (HAGRID: 00598)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Gaviiformes
                Family: Gaviidae
                    Genus: Gavia
Species
Gavia arctica
Common name
Black-throated diver

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
28 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,095 days
Male sexual maturity
1,095 days
Incubation
29 days
Clutch size
1.74 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
2
Weight at hatching
72.33 g
Adult weight
2,724 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174471
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 57069
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