AnAge entry for Polioptila caerulea

Classification (HAGRID: 01768)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Polioptilidae
                    Genus: Polioptila
Species
Polioptila caerulea
Common name
Blue-gray gnatcatcher

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
4.2 years (wild)
Source
ref. 578
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
319 days
Male sexual maturity
319 days
Incubation
13 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
2
Weight at hatching
0.64 g
Adult weight
6.5 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179853
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 66707
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