AnAge entry for Poicephalus meyeri

Classification (HAGRID: 01285)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Psittaciformes (Taxon entry)
                Family: Psittacidae
                    Genus: Poicephalus
Species
Poicephalus meyeri
Common name
Brown parrot

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
34.2 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 575
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

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

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177614
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 281916
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