AnAge entry for Scomber scombrus

Classification (HAGRID: 03985)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Teleostei
            Order: Perciformes
                Family: Scombridae
                    Genus: Scomber
Species
Scomber scombrus
Common name
Atlantic mackerel
Synonyms
Scomber vernalis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
17 years (wild)
Source
ref. 454
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
784 days
Male sexual maturity
784 days
Adult weight
1,870 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 172414
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 13677
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