AnAge entry for Eumeces obsoletus

Classification (HAGRID: 03194)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squamata
                Family: Scincidae
                    Genus: Eumeces
Species
Eumeces obsoletus
Common name
Great Plains skink
Synonyms
Plestiodon obsoletum

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Adult weight
30 g

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
300ºK or 27.4ºC or 81.2ºF
Resting metabolic rate
0.0206 W
Body mass
30.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.000687 W/g

References

External Resources

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ITIS 173968
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