AnAge entry for Dendrobates tinctorius
Classification (HAGRID: 00044)
Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
- Dendrobates tinctorius
- Common name
- Blue poison-dart frog
- Dendrobates azureus, Rana tinctoria, Calamita tinctorius, Dendrobates machadoi
Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits
- Maximum longevity
- Not yet established
These animals have been recorded to live up to 7.6 years in captivity . Most likely, however, their maximum lifespan is considerably greater. Anecdotal claims of animals living 12-15 years in captivity are plausible. Further studies are needed.
Life history traits (averages)
- No information is available on life history. Please contact us if you wish to suggest or contribute data.
No information on metabolism is available.