AnAge entry for Dicamptodon ensatus

Classification (HAGRID: 00941)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Caudata
                Family: Ambystomatidae
                    Genus: Dicamptodon
Species
Dicamptodon ensatus
Common name
California giant salamander and Pacific giant salamander
Synonyms
Triton ensatus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
16.9 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 451
Sample size
Tiny
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
150 days
Metamorphosis
690 days
Clutch size
85 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 173743
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 43477
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