AnAge entry for Hippocampus erectus

Classification (HAGRID: 00287)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Gasterosteiformes
                Family: Syngnathidae
                    Genus: Hippocampus
Species
Hippocampus erectus
Common name
Hudson sea horse
Synonyms
Hippocampus hudsonius, Hippocampus punctulatus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
273 days
Male sexual maturity
273 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 166488
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 109281
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