AnAge entry for Rana temporaria

Classification (HAGRID: 00927)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anura
                Family: Ranidae
                    Genus: Rana
Species
Rana temporaria
Common name
European frog
Synonyms
Rana honnorati

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

An age-related decline in the immune system has been described in the common frog [0025]. In the wild, these animals may live up to 14 years [0525].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,095 days
Male sexual maturity
1,095 days
Incubation
Metamorphosis
Clutch size
2,585 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 173444
Animal Diversity Web
ADW account
Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8407
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Ageing Literature
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