Green Sturgeon (Acipenser medirostris) – Sturgeons – Pond Life

Green Sturgeon (Acipenser medirostris) – Sturgeons – Pond Life

The Green Sturgeon (Acipenser medirostris) is a benthic (bottom dwelling) species. Females reach sexual maturity at 10-12 years of age and carry 60,000-140,000 eggs. Males mature at 8-10 years of age. Common Names: Barbel Sturgeon, Green Sturgeon.