AnAge entry for Alouatta seniculus

Classification (HAGRID: 03121)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Cebidae
                    Genus: Alouatta
Species
Alouatta seniculus
Common name
Red howler monkey

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
25 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One wild born animal was still alive after 22.8 years in captivity, making it as old as 25 [0671]. It has been estimated that these animals live up to 25 years in the wild [0001], though this has not been confirmed.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,475 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
190 days
Weaning
372 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
0.7
Inter-litter interval
424 days
Weight at birth
263 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
6,543 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
133%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 572942
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9503
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