AnAge entry for Geronticus eremita

Classification (HAGRID: 01067)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Pelecaniformes
                Family: Threskiornithidae
                    Genus: Geronticus
Species
Geronticus eremita
Common name
Northern bald ibis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
32.9 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 649
Sample size
Large
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One specimen lived for 32.9 years in captivity [0649].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
1,202 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.237 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 174953
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 100822
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