AnAge entry for Tachycineta thalassina

Classification (HAGRID: 00798)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Hirundinidae
                    Genus: Tachycineta
Species
Tachycineta thalassina
Common name
Violet-green swallow

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9.1 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
14 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
1.66 g
Adult weight
14.2 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.412 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 178427
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 173226
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