American Kestrel

Order: 

Falconiformes

Family: 

Falconidae

Genus: 

Falco

Species: 

sparverius

Name: 

American Kestrel

Weight: 

80-165 g

Species Type: 

Avian

Species ID: 

328

Species Link: 

American Kestrel Life History Traits (averages)

Female Maturity: 

365 days

Male Maturity: 

365 days

Incubation: 

29 days

Clutch size: 

4.6

Clutches size: 

1.5 per year

Hatch Weight: 

9 grams

Adult Weight: 

117 grams

Postnal Growth Rate: 

0.285 days

Maximum Longevity: 

17 years