AnAge entry for Taricha torosa

Classification (HAGRID: 01001)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Caudata
                Family: Salamandridae
                    Genus: Taricha
Species
Taricha torosa
Common name
California newt and Pacific newt
Synonyms
Triton torosa, Taricha torosa torosa

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
21.8 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 451
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,095 days
Male sexual maturity
1,095 days
Incubation
45 days
Metamorphosis
Clutch size
122 (oviparous)
Weight at hatching
0.45 g
Adult weight

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 173622
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 36314
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