AnAge entry for Gavia stellata

Classification (HAGRID: 01423)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
24 years
Source
ref. 553
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
28 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
54.8 g
Adult weight
1,816 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174474
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 37040
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