AnAge entry for Pimephales promelas

Classification (HAGRID: 00205)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Cypriniformes
                Family: Cyprinidae
                    Genus: Pimephales
Species
Pimephales promelas
Common name
Fathead minnow

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
2 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
60 days
Male sexual maturity
60 days
Incubation
5 days
Clutch size
4,500 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 163517
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 90988
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