AnAge entry for Heteropneustes fossilis

Classification (HAGRID: 04192)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Teleostei
            Order: Siluriformes
                Family: Heteropneustidae
                    Genus: Heteropneustes
Species
Heteropneustes fossilis
Common name
Stinging catfish
Synonyms
Saccobranchus fossilis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
17.5 years (wild)
Source
ref. 454
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 164131
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 93621
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