AnAge entry for Psitteuteles iris

Classification (HAGRID: 02136)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Psittaciformes (Taxon entry)
                Family: Psittacidae
                    Genus: Psitteuteles
Species
Psitteuteles iris
Common name
Iris lorikeet
Synonyms
Trichoglossus iris

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen lived 24.1 years in captivity [0669]. In captivity, these animals have been known to breed from about 2 years of age [0979].

Life history traits (averages)

No information is available on life history. Please contact us if you wish to suggest or contribute data.

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

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