AnAge entry for Rostrhamus sociabilis

Classification (HAGRID: 01065)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Accipitriformes
                Family: Accipitridae
                    Genus: Rostrhamus
Species
Rostrhamus sociabilis
Common name
Snail kite

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
17 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Tiny
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
30 days
Clutch size
3 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
2
Weight at hatching
29.3 g
Adult weight
352.5 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 175295
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 156764
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