AnAge entry for Nucifraga caryocatactes

Classification (HAGRID: 00689)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Corvidae
                    Genus: Nucifraga
Species
Nucifraga caryocatactes
Common name
Spotted nutcracker

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
16.2 years (wild)
Source
ref. 450
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
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
183 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.28 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
1.3460 W
Body mass
147.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.009156 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 561630
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 56786
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