AnAge entry for Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus

Classification (HAGRID: 01641)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
            Order: Passeriformes
                Family: Icteridae
                    Genus: Xanthocephalus
Species
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus
Common name
Yellow-headed blackbird

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
18 years
Source
Multiple references, please see bibliography below
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
289 days
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
12 days
Clutch size
4 (oviparous)
Clutches per year
1
Weight at hatching
3.3 g
Adult weight
75.75 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.502 days-1 (from logistic function)

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 179043
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account
Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 84856
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Ageing Literature
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