AnAge entry for Phalacrocorax carbo

Classification (HAGRID: 01372)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Suliformes
                Family: Phalacrocoracidae
                    Genus: Phalacrocorax
Species
Phalacrocorax carbo
Common name
Great cormorant

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,460 days
Male sexual maturity
1,460 days
Incubation
30 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
48.5 g
Adult weight
3,629 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.115 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174715
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9209
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