AnAge entry for Clemmys guttata

Classification (HAGRID: 04147)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Testudines (Taxon entry)
                Family: Emydidae
                    Genus: Clemmys
Species
Clemmys guttata
Common name
Spotted turtle
Synonyms
Testudo guttata

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
30 years (wild)
Source
ref. 528
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Anecdotal evidence suggests these animals may live up to 50 years [0440]. In the wild, they live more than 30 years [0528].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
2,920 days
Male sexual maturity
2,920 days
Incubation
77 days
Clutch size
3 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 173771
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 85608
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