The zebra finch is the most common estrildid finch of Central Australia and
ranges over most of the continent, avoiding only the cool ...
Zebra Finches in Brief. Scientific Name: Taeniopygia guttata castanotis. Adult
Size: About 4 inches (10 cm) Weight: 0.5 to 1 ounce (15 to 30 gm) Life Span: 4 to
Habitat. Zebra finches live exclusively in savanna and subtropical dry habitats, ....
The expected lifespan of zebra finches in the wild is 2 to 3 years depending on ...
The average life span of most finches is between 5 and 10 years, though .... are
fairly easy to breed, such as the popular Zebra Finch and the Society Finch.
Zebra Finches originate from Australia. Zebras live in open grasslands with some
bushes and trees. They live in dry areas over most of Australia. They live in ...
Information on the Zebra Finch including: physical descriptions, pictures,
compatibility, ... In the wild, Zebra Finches live in groups year round. .... Life Cycle
Jan 9, 2012 ... Young, middle-aged and old zebra finches, showing obvious ... of these caps,
called telomeres, measured early in life can predict life span.
Jan 10, 2012 ... Telomere length in young zebra finches predicts lifespan. Zebra finches. Image:
Nick Royle. (PhysOrg.com) -- For hundreds, if not thousands of ...
Feb 2, 2012 ... Shorter telomeres may mean a shorter lifespan, and longer telomeres a ... The
paper looks at 99 zebra finches in which telomere length was ...
Zebra Finches are very social with birds of the same species and the males love
to ... Life Span: The Zebra Finch's life span generally ranges from 3 to 8 years.