AnAge entry for Sula sula

Classification (HAGRID: 02203)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Incubation
44 days
Clutch size
1 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
40 g
Adult weight
1,017 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.064 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174707
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 57662
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