AnAge entry for Lithobates pipiens

Classification (HAGRID: 00913)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9 years (wild)
Source
ref. 525
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

In the wild, these animals may live up to 5 years [0525].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Incubation
Metamorphosis
135 days
Clutch size
4,146 (oviparous)
Adult weight
29.0222 g

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
290ºK or 16.6ºC or 61.9ºF
Resting metabolic rate
0.0058 W
Body mass
21.6 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.000267 W/g

References

External Resources

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