AnAge entry for Salmo trutta

Classification (HAGRID: 00708)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Salmoniformes
                Family: Salmonidae
                    Genus: Salmo
Species
Salmo trutta
Common name
Brown trout

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

These animals normally do not live more than 6 years [0523]. In some cases, such as the ferox trout, animals may start preying other fishes and growing much faster, and end up living longer as well.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Clutch size
8,000 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 161997
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 8032
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