AnAge entry for Distichodus niloticus

Classification (HAGRID: 00056)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Characiformes
                Family: Citharinidae
                    Genus: Distichodus
Species
Distichodus niloticus
Common name
Nile distichodus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
7.5 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 583
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Adult weight
3,410 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 640967
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