AnAge entry for Passer domesticus

Classification (HAGRID: 01756)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Passeridae
                    Genus: Passer
Species
Passer domesticus
Common name
House sparrow

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23 years
Source
Multiple references, please see bibliography below
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
152 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
11 days
Clutch size
5 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
4
Weight at hatching
2.02 g
Adult weight
25.3 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.414 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179628
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account
Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 48849
Entrez
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Ageing Literature
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