AnAge entry for Lutjanus purpureus

Classification (HAGRID: 03858)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Teleostei
            Order: Perciformes
                Family: Lutjanidae
                    Genus: Lutjanus
Species
Lutjanus purpureus
Common name
Caribbean red snapper
Synonyms
Lutjanus aya

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
2,008 days
Male sexual maturity
2,008 days
Adult weight
5,500 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 168859
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 454142
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