AnAge entry for Sitta pygmaea

Classification (HAGRID: 01782)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Sittidae
                    Genus: Sitta
Species
Sitta pygmaea
Common name
Pygmy nuthatch

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
8.2 years (wild)
Source
ref. 578
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
15 days
Clutch size
7 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
1.2 g
Adult weight
10.7 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 178788
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 50256
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