AnAge entry for Sternotherus minor

Classification (HAGRID: 03385)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Testudines (Taxon entry)
                Family: Kinosternidae
                    Genus: Sternotherus
Species
Sternotherus minor
Common name
Loggerhead musk turtle
Synonyms
Sternotherus carinatus peltifer, Sternotherus peltifer

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23.9 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 485
Sample size
Tiny
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
2,920 days
Male sexual maturity
1,460 days
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 173761
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 37593
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