AnAge entry for Gavialis gangeticus
Classification (HAGRID: 02896)
Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
- Gavialis gangeticus
- Common name
Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits
- Maximum longevity
- 59 years (captivity)
- ref. 1298
- Sample size
- Data quality
A female at least 59 years old was reported in captivity .
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.
-  Weigl (2014), Longevity of crocodilians in captivity
-  Kohler et al. (2006), Comparative mortality levels among selected species of captive animals
-  Frank & Kate's Web Page