AnAge entry for Melospiza georgiana

Classification (HAGRID: 01541)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Emberizidae
                    Genus: Melospiza
Species
Melospiza georgiana
Common name
Swamp sparrow

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
7.8 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
13 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1.5
Weight at hatching
1.46 g
Adult weight
16.1 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.2110 W
Body mass
14.9 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.014161 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179488
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 44398
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