AnAge entry for Acipenser oxyrinchus

Classification (HAGRID: 00015)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Acipenseriformes
                Family: Acipenseridae
                    Genus: Acipenser
Species
Acipenser oxyrinchus
Common name
Atlantic sturgeon
Synonyms
Acipenser oxyrynchus, Acipenser oxyrhynchus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
60 years (wild)
Source
ref. 22
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Maximum longevity in these animals has been estimated at 42-60 years [0022].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Adult weight
202,400 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 553269
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 36177
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