AnAge entry for Limosa limosa

Classification (HAGRID: 00462)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Scolopacidae
                    Genus: Limosa
Species
Limosa limosa
Common name
Black-tailed godwit

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23.6 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
294 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.132 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 176691
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 161680
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