AnAge entry for Lamprophis fuliginosus

Classification (HAGRID: 03000)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squamata
                Family: Colubridae
                    Genus: Lamprophis
Species
Lamprophis fuliginosus
Common name
African house snake

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9 years
Source
ref. 759
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

These animals reach sexual maturity in their first year of life [0759].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
182 days
Male sexual maturity
182 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

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