AnAge entry for Python molurus

Classification (HAGRID: 03973)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squamata
                Family: Pythonidae
                    Genus: Python
Species
Python molurus
Common name
Indian python

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
34.2 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 485
Sample size
Large
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,095 days
Male sexual maturity
1,095 days
Incubation
100 days
Clutch size
40 (oviparous)
Adult weight
12,370 g

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
303ºK or 29.9ºC or 85.7ºF
Resting metabolic rate
1.2661 W
Body mass
12370.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.000102 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 202187
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account
Encyclopaedia of Life
Search EOL
NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 51750
Entrez
Search all databases
Ageing Literature
Search Google Scholar or Search PubMed or Search Scirus
Images
Google Image search
Internet
Search Google