AnAge entry for Plectrophenax nivalis

Classification (HAGRID: 01553)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Emberizidae
                    Genus: Plectrophenax
Species
Plectrophenax nivalis
Common name
Snow bunting

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9.6 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
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
12 days
Clutch size
5 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
3 g
Adult weight
41.8 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.576 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179532
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 161627
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