AnAge entry for Pleuronectes platessa

Classification (HAGRID: 00666)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Pleuronectiformes
                Family: Pleuronectidae
                    Genus: Pleuronectes
Species
Pleuronectes platessa
Common name
European plaice
Synonyms
Pleuronectes platessus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
50 years
Source
Multiple references, please see bibliography below
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

The female continually grows and with no signs of senescence while the male ages and dies [0014].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,038 days
Male sexual maturity
1,095 days
Adult weight
3,850 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 172902
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8262
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