AnAge entry for Haematopus palliatus

Classification (HAGRID: 01209)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Haematopodidae
                    Genus: Haematopus
Species
Haematopus palliatus
Common name
American oystercatcher

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
17 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Small
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
27 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
37.3 g
Adult weight
565 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 176472
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 279960
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