AnAge entry for Larus californicus

Classification (HAGRID: 01225)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Laridae
                    Genus: Larus
Species
Larus californicus
Common name
California gull

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
30 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
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
25 days
Clutch size
3 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
50 g
Adult weight
691 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.16 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 176829
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 126681
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