AnAge entry for Vanellus armatus

Classification (HAGRID: 00381)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Charadriiformes
                Family: Charadriidae
                    Genus: Vanellus
Species
Vanellus armatus
Common name
Blacksmith lapwing

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
18.6 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 986
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
29 days
Clutch or litter size
Breedings per year
Weight at birth
Adult weight
156 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 176483
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