AnAge entry for Pluvialis dominica

Classification (HAGRID: 01201)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Charadriidae
                    Genus: Pluvialis
Species
Pluvialis dominica
Common name
American golden plover
Synonyms
Pluvialis dominica dominica

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
13 years (wild)
Source
ref. 0427
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Questionable
Observations

The record longevity in the wild for these animals is 13 years [0427], but they probably live over 15 years [0537].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
26 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
19.5 g
Adult weight
118 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 176564
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 240205
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