AnAge entry for Larus marinus

Classification (HAGRID: 01233)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Laridae
                    Genus: Larus
Species
Larus marinus
Common name
Great black-backed gull

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,825 days
Male sexual maturity
1,825 days
Incubation
27 days
Clutch size
3 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
85 g
Adult weight
1,659 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.13 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 176815
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8912
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