AnAge entry for Lepisosteus oculatus

Classification (HAGRID: 00794)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Semionotiformes
                Family: Lepisosteidae
                    Genus: Lepisosteus
Species
Lepisosteus oculatus
Common name
Spotted gar
Synonyms
Lepisosteus productus, Cylindrosteus productus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Adult weight
2,442 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 161095
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 7918
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