AnAge entry for Pelophylax perezi

Classification (HAGRID: 00096)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anura
                Family: Ranidae
                    Genus: Pelophylax
Species
Pelophylax perezi
Common name
Italian green frog
Synonyms
Rana grafi, Rana perezi

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
6.8 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 650
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

In the wild, these animals may live up to 5 years [0525]. One study in captivity reported a lower mortality in 2 year-old animals than in those with 4.3 years of age. The maximum longevity in this study was 6.8 years [0650].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
912 days
Male sexual maturity
912 days
Incubation
6 days
Metamorphosis
70 days
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 775192
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8403
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