AnAge entry for Mergellus albellus

Classification (HAGRID: 00305)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anseriformes
                Family: Anatidae
                    Genus: Mergellus
Species
Mergellus albellus
Common name
Smew
Synonyms
Mergus albellus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
610 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175196
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 107026
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