AnAge entry for Psaltriparus minimus

Classification (HAGRID: 01458)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Aegithalidae
                    Genus: Psaltriparus
Species
Psaltriparus minimus
Common name
Bushtit

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9.1 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
12 days
Clutch size
6 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
2
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
5.3 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
0.1224 W
Body mass
5.5 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.022250 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 178764
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 88120
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