Top 8 Longest Living Animals

By Manish Choudhary

1. Ocean Quahog

These deep-sea clams are among the longest-lived animals, with some individuals living over 500 years.

2. Greenland Shark

These slow-growing sharks have been known to live for several centuries, with some estimates suggesting lifespans of over 400 years.

3. Bowhead Whale

Bowhead whales are the longest-living mammal, with some individuals reaching over 200 years.

4. Rougheye Rockfish

This deep-sea fish has a reported lifespan of over 200 years.

5. Galápagos Tortoise

These iconic tortoises can live well over 100 years, with the oldest recorded individual reaching 152 years.

6. Koi Fish

Koi fish, when kept in well-maintained environments, can live for several decades, with some reaching ages over 100 years.

7. Aldabra Giant Tortoise

Native to the Aldabra Atoll in Seychelles, these tortoises have been known to live over 150 years.

8. Red Sea Urchin

Some individuals of this sea urchin species can live for more than 200 years.