AnAge entry for Python reticulatus

Classification (HAGRID: 03975)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Adult weight
32,000 g

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
298ºK or 24.4ºC or 75.8ºF
Resting metabolic rate
2.7349 W
Body mass
32000.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.000085 W/g

References

External Resources

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ITIS 209567
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