AnAge entry for Python regius

Classification (HAGRID: 03974)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,825 days
Male sexual maturity
1,825 days
Incubation
77 days
Clutch size
7 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 634784
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 51751
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