AnAge entry for Passer montanus

Classification (HAGRID: 01759)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
319 days
Male sexual maturity
319 days
Incubation
13 days
Clutch size
5 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
2.5
Weight at hatching
2 g
Adult weight
20.5 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.65 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.2007 W
Body mass
17.5 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.011469 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179630
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9160
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