Data about Polyplectron
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Glossary for Polyplectron
- clutch/brood/litter size
- Single birth offspring quantity. The proportion or number of offspring produced from a single pregnancy (mammals) or ovulation (fish) or nesting (birds).
- An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
- A category or description of the habitat in which the Event occurred.
- Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
- onset of fertility
- The age at which an organism develops the ability to produce live offspring.
- total life span
- The full period of time from birth to death of an organism.
- A physical quality inhering in a bearer that has mass near a gravitational body.
For some attributes EOL determines the span of values available for a taxon across all sources.
|Trait||Values||Record Count||Taxa Count|
|clutch/brood/litter size||2.0 to 2.0||1||1|
|onset of fertility||1.0 to 2.0 years||2||1|
|total life span||15.0 to 15.0 years||1||1|
|weight||550.0 to 550.0 g||1||1|
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