AnAge entry for Silurus glanis

Classification (HAGRID: 00824)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Actinopterygii (Taxon entry)
            Order: Siluriformes
                Family: Siluridae
                    Genus: Silurus
Species
Silurus glanis
Common name
Sheatfish

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
60 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 543
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

In captivity, these animals have been reported to live up to 60 years [0543], which seems possible.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,277 days
Male sexual maturity
912 days
Adult weight
168,300 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 164068
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Taxonomy ID 94993
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