AnAge entry for Uria lomvia

Classification (HAGRID: 00367)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Alcidae
                    Genus: Uria
Species
Uria lomvia
Common name
Thick-billed murre

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
29 years (wild)
Source
ref. 427
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One individual banded as an adult was recovered 25 years later, making it at least 29 years-old [0445].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,862 days
Male sexual maturity
2,081 days
Incubation
33 days
Clutch size
1 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
70.4 g
Adult weight
964 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.212 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
Not yet available
Basal metabolic rate
6.8224 W
Body mass
989.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.006898 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 176978
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 28711
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