AnAge entry for Oxyuranus scutellatus

Classification (HAGRID: 03092)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squamata
                Family: Elapidae
                    Genus: Oxyuranus
Species
Oxyuranus scutellatus
Common name
Taipan

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
15.6 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 451
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

No information is available on life history. Please contact us if you wish to suggest or contribute data.

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 700648
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8668
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