AnAge entry for Spea intermontana

Classification (HAGRID: 00107)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anura
                Family: Scaphiopodidae
                    Genus: Spea
Species
Spea intermontana
Common name
Great Basin spadefoot
Synonyms
Scaphiopus intermontanus, Scaphiopus hammondii intermontanus, Scaphiopus hammondi intermontanus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
20 years (wild)
Source
ref. 437
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

While the average longevity of this animal is certainly much shorter, it has been suggested that dormant animals may have survived over 20 years in the arid Imperial Valley [0437].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
3 days
Metamorphosis
50 days
Clutch size
676 (oviparous)
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 206991
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 233780
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