AnAge entry for Himatione sanguinea

Classification (HAGRID: 00763)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Fringillidae
                    Genus: Himatione
Species
Himatione sanguinea
Common name
Apapane
Synonyms
Himathione sanguinea, Himatione sanguinea sanguinea

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
11 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 580
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

In the wild these animals may live up to 6.4 years [0580]. One captive specimen was at least 11 years of age when it died at Honolulu Zoo [0445].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
13 days
Clutch size
3 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
3 g
Adult weight
13.4 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.3000 W
Body mass
13.5 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.022222 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 554266
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 64801
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