AnAge entry for Lepomis macrochirus

Classification (HAGRID: 03751)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Teleostei
            Order: Perciformes
                Family: Centrarchidae
                    Genus: Lepomis
Species
Lepomis macrochirus
Common name
Bluegill
Synonyms
Eupomotis macrochirus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
10 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Unverified estimates suggest these animals may live up to 11 years [0454].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Adult weight
1,181 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 168141
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 13106
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