AnAge entry for Sula nebouxii

Classification (HAGRID: 02202)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Suliformes
                Family: Sulidae
                    Genus: Sula
Species
Sula nebouxii
Common name
Blue-footed booby

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
18 years (wild)
Source
ref. 444
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
41 days
Clutch size
2 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
Weight at hatching
Adult weight
1,530 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174702
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 37087
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