AnAge entry for Alticola strelzowi

Classification (HAGRID: 02506)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Rodentia
                Family: Cricetidae
                    Genus: Alticola
Species
Alticola strelzowi
Common name
Flat-headed vole
Synonyms
Platycranius strelzowi depressus, Microtus strelzowi desertorum

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Little is known about the longevity of these animals, but one specimen was still alive after 2.8 years in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
20 days
Weaning
17 days
Litter size
7.7 (viviparous)
Litters per year
2.2
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
3 g
Weight at weaning
15 g
Adult weight
50 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 632816
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 400186
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