AnAge entry for Plegadis ridgwayi

Classification (HAGRID: 01899)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Pelecaniformes
                Family: Threskiornithidae
                    Genus: Plegadis
Species
Plegadis ridgwayi
Common name
Puna ibis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
18 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 649
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One animal was still alive after 18 years in captivity [0649].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
584 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174927
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 33576
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