AnAge entry for Himantopus mexicanus

Classification (HAGRID: 00434)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Recurvirostridae
                    Genus: Himantopus
Species
Himantopus mexicanus
Common name
Black-necked (Hawaiian) stilt

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
19.1 years
Source
Multiple references, please see bibliography below
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
25 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
13.6 g
Adult weight
186 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 176726
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account (if available)
Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 227231
Entrez
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Ageing Literature
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Internet
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