AnAge entry for Scolopax minor

Classification (HAGRID: 01293)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Scolopacidae
                    Genus: Scolopax
Species
Scolopax minor
Common name
American woodcock
Synonyms
Philohela minor

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
20.9 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
Sample size
Large
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

On average, these animals live about 8 years in captivity [0437].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
300 days
Male sexual maturity
300 days
Incubation
20 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
12.2 g
Adult weight
197.5 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
1.0660 W
Body mass
156.7 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.006803 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 176580
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 56299
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