AnAge entry for Typhlonectes natans
Classification (HAGRID: 00187)
Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
- Typhlonectes natans
- Common name
- Aquatic caecilian
Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits
- Maximum longevity
- Not yet established
The record longevity in captivity of these animals is 4.1 years . This value is most likely underestimated to a large degree and there are anecdotal reports that these animals can live up to 20 years in captivity.
Life history traits (averages)
- No information is available on life history. Please contact us if you wish to suggest or contribute data.
No information on metabolism is available.