AnAge entry for Lithobates clamitans

Classification (HAGRID: 00912)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anura
                Family: Ranidae
                    Genus: Lithobates
Species
Lithobates clamitans
Common name
Green frog
Synonyms
Rana clamitans

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
10 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 528
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

In the wild these animals live up to 6 years but they have been reported to live up to 10 years in captivity [0528].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Incubation
Metamorphosis
Clutch size
4,000 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 775087
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