AnAge entry for Corydoras punctatus
Classification (HAGRID: 04191)
- Corydoras punctatus
- Common name
- South American catfish
- Cataphractus punctatus
Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits
- Maximum longevity
- 8.8 years (captivity)
- ref. 583
- Sample size
- Data quality
A specimen of a South American catfish species called Callichthys punctatus reportedly lived 8.8 years . It is not entirely clear whether this referred to Corydoras, though, or to another species of catfish.
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.
-  Flower (1925), Contributions to our knowledge of the duration of life in vertebrate animals. I. Fishes