AnAge entry for Ichthyaetus melanocephalus

Classification (HAGRID: 00398)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Laridae
                    Genus: Ichthyaetus
Species
Ichthyaetus melanocephalus
Common name
Mediterranean gull
Synonyms
Larus melanocephalus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
22.1 years (wild)
Source
ref. 450
Sample size
Medium
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
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
256 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 824070
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 1288290
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