What are the conditions for being self-aware? If this answer can not be answered by naming specific traits, behavior unique to a self-aware being, complexity of development or other tangible concepts, is there at least a time frame after conception, when we suspect self-awareness arises?

EDIT: As pointed out in one of the comments, my question lacks more information on the research I have done prior to asking it. The background for my question, arises from a discussion of pre- and postnatal development of humans during a seminar held at Department of Psychology at Charles University of Prague. So far, I have come across a lot "we don't really know", "many signs ..of self-awareness", biased religious theories, or answers more specific, but philosophical. Accurate methods of testing, such as MSR, do not provide a good general answer. So, to rephrase my question a little, is there some kind of general / 'official' concensus on the subject?

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    $\begingroup$ It would be a pretty long answer because there's no dominant theory what self-awareness means. See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Self-awareness#Developmental_stages for image or ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3898688 for body etc. $\endgroup$ – SX welcomes ageist gossip Apr 28 '19 at 15:48
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    $\begingroup$ @Fizz I think you could make a fairly short answer out of that. List some possible 'checkpoints' and some estimated ages associated; I don't think it would have to be completely comprehensive or definitive to be a good answer and would show clearly that a consensus is not possible. $\endgroup$ – Bryan Krause Apr 29 '19 at 14:21
  • $\begingroup$ @BryanKrause - I second that - an answer doesn't have to be the answer. $\endgroup$ – AliceD Apr 30 '19 at 10:20

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