AnAge entry for Progne subis

Classification (HAGRID: 01615)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Hirundinidae
                    Genus: Progne
Species
Progne subis
Common name
Purple martin

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
13.8 years (wild)
Source
ref. 579
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
15 days
Clutch size
5 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
2.8 g
Adult weight
45 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.384 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 178464
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 173220
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