AnAge entry for Lampropeltis calligaster

Classification (HAGRID: 02994)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squamata
                Family: Colubridae
                    Genus: Lampropeltis
Species
Lampropeltis calligaster
Common name
Prairie kingsnake
Synonyms
Coluber calligaster

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23.8 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 485
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,095 days
Male sexual maturity
1,095 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 174185
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 163491
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