AnAge entry for Netta rufina

Classification (HAGRID: 00308)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anseriformes
                Family: Anatidae
                    Genus: Netta
Species
Netta rufina
Common name
Red-crested pochard

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
8.8 years (wild)
Source
ref. 450
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Not much is known about the lifespan of these animals. The oldest banded bird was 8.8 years of age [0450].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
1,118 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175234
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 30387
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