AnAge entry for Drymarchon corais

Classification (HAGRID: 02974)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squamata
                Family: Colubridae
                    Genus: Drymarchon
Species
Drymarchon corais
Common name
Indigo snake
Synonyms
Drymarchon corais corais, Coluber corais

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
25.9 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 485
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

The average longevity of these animals is 11 years. Their age at sexual maturity is unknown [0437].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Clutch size
6 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 174224
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Taxonomy ID 186583
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