AnAge entry for Gyps fulvus

Classification (HAGRID: 01050)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Accipitriformes
                Family: Accipitridae
                    Genus: Gyps
Species
Gyps fulvus
Common name
Eurasian griffon

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen reportedly lived to 41.4 years of age [0001].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,460 days
Male sexual maturity
1,460 days
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
7,436 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175487
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 36247
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