AnAge entry for Mustelus californicus

Classification (HAGRID: 01434)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carcharhiniformes
                Family: Triakidae
                    Genus: Mustelus
Species
Mustelus californicus
Common name
Gray smoothhound

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
9 years (wild)
Source
ref. 822
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Unverified estimates suggest these animals may live up to 12 years [0454].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
766 days
Male sexual maturity
584 days
Litter size
9.5 (viviparous)
Interbirth interval
365 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 160235
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 320419
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