AnAge entry for Mycteria leucocephala

Classification (HAGRID: 00503)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Ciconiiformes
                Family: Ciconiidae
                    Genus: Mycteria
Species
Mycteria leucocephala
Common name
Painted stork
Synonyms
Ibis leucocephalus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
28.6 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 668
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One animal lived for 28.6 years in captivity [0668].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
3,180 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 561281
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 52781
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