Lifespan, longevity, and ageing
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Observations: Little is known about the longevity of these animals. It has been reported that they live up to 30 years (Lindenfors 2002), which is possible but unconfirmed. One 14.5 year old specimen was still alive in captivity (Richard Weigl 2005).
- Joao Pedro de Magalhaes
- de Magalhaes, J. P.