AnAge entry for Ictinia mississippiensis

Classification (HAGRID: 01056)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Accipitriformes
                Family: Accipitridae
                    Genus: Ictinia
Species
Ictinia mississippiensis
Common name
Mississippi kite
Synonyms
Ictinia misisippiensis, Falco misisippiensis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
11.2 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
Sample size
Tiny
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
31 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
17 g
Adult weight
266 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.169 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 554268
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 371914
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