AnAge entry for Poicephalus senegalus

Classification (HAGRID: 02111)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
40 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 669
Sample size
Large
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One specimen lived for 40 years in captivity [0669].

Life history traits (averages)

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

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 177618
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 176045
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