return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
 
click here for  Animal Specialties
Mealworms, Crickets, Dubia, More...
Available Now at New York Worms!
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Newt . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Python . . . . . . . . . .  Bay Area Amph. and Reptile Society Meeti - Feb. 22 , 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Suncoast Herp Society Meeting - Feb. 23, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Reptilian Nation Expo Denver - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Tampa - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Oklahoma City - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Charlotte - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Hamburg Reptile Show - Feb. 23, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Chicago Herpetological Society Meeting - Feb. 27, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Western Maryland Reptile Show - Mar. 02, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Reptilian Nation Expo High Desert - Mar. 02-03, 2019 . . . . . . . . . . 

full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
click here for Helix Controls
pool banner - $50 year

RE: longevity

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Gray-banded Kingsnakes ] [ Reply To This Message ]
[ Register to Post ]

Posted by: BobHansen at Sun May 20 11:20:18 2012  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by BobHansen ]  
   

Almost certainly a longevity record, as least in terms of what's been formally documented. Salmon et al. (1997, link to paper here: http://www.sierraherps.com/bibliography) report several snakes that are around 20 yrs of age. Your animal at minimum is 29 yrs (28 in captivity 1 yr in wild), but likely 30 yrs old. PM sent.

Cheers,

BH
SierraHerps.com


   

[ Reply To This Message ] [ Subscribe to this Thread ] [ Show Entire Thread ]


<< Previous Message:  longevity - alternater, Sat May 19 20:03:32 2012