AnAge entry for Leptotila verreauxi

Classification (HAGRID: 01335)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Columbiformes
                Family: Columbidae
                    Genus: Leptotila
Species
Leptotila verreauxi
Common name
White-tipped dove

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
8.6 years (wild)
Source
ref. 579
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
14 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
147.5 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.8884 W
Body mass
131.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.006782 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177166
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 135631
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