Quick FAQ: The Earthworms Lifespan

Last Updated on April 25, 2021 by Jeffery Jago

What lengths would you go to in order to live a long life? For many people, the answer is simple: they want their days on Earth as long and healthy as possible. Unfortunately, for some animals, it just isn’t that easy. Take earthworms, for example. These creatures lead relatively short lives before dying off. How many exactly? Well, it’s complicated since it’s based on individual species, However:

The Average Earthworm Lifespan is 3 years for most species in the wild. Raised in protected well-nourished environments, Some species can go as long as 6-8 years.