AnAge entry for Ixobrychus minutus

Classification (HAGRID: 01054)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Pelecaniformes
                Family: Ardeidae
                    Genus: Ixobrychus
Species
Ixobrychus minutus
Common name
Little bittern

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
6.9 years (wild)
Source
ref. 450
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
101 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174850
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 498209
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