AnAge entry for Tiliqua scincoides

Classification (HAGRID: 03994)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Squamata
                Family: Scincidae
                    Genus: Tiliqua
Species
Tiliqua scincoides
Common name
Australian blue-tongued lizard

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Clutch size
10 (oviparous)
Weight at hatching
14 g
Adult weight
493 g

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
303ºK or 29.9ºC or 85.7ºF
Resting metabolic rate
0.2127 W
Body mass
493.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.000431 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 71010
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