AnAge entry for Stercorarius maccormicki

Classification (HAGRID: 00483)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Stercorariidae
                    Genus: Stercorarius
Species
Stercorarius maccormicki
Common name
South polar skua
Synonyms
Catharacta maccormicki

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23.5 years (wild)
Source
ref. 0427
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
1,349 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 660062
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 395889
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