AnAge entry for Raja clavata

Classification (HAGRID: 01490)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Chondrichthyes (Taxon entry)
            Order: Rajiformes
                Family: Rajidae
                    Genus: Raja
Species
Raja clavata
Common name
Thornback ray

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
12 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Unverified estimates suggest these animals may live up to 23 years [0454].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
3,650 days
Male sexual maturity
3,650 days
Clutch size
142 (oviparous)
Interbirth interval
365 days
Adult weight
9,900 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 160901
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 7781
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