AnAge entry for Streptopelia decaocto

Classification (HAGRID: 00517)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Columbiformes
                Family: Columbidae
                    Genus: Streptopelia
Species
Streptopelia decaocto
Common name
Eurasian collared-dove

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
17.9 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 575
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

In captivity, these animals can live up to 17.9 years [0575]. In the wild, record longevity is 17.8 years [0450]. Like in other doves, the breeding patterns of these animals depend on geographic region with animals in warmer climates being able to breed throughout the year [0445].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
15 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
4.5
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
157.4 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.333 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 177139
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 177147
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