AnAge entry for Ammotragus lervia

Classification (HAGRID: 02352)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Ammotragus
Species
Ammotragus lervia
Common name
Aoudad

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
21.7 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Large
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
335 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
149 days
Weaning
122 days
Litter size
1.2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
2
Inter-litter interval
229 days
Weight at birth
4,500 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
92,500 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.0053 days-1 (from Gompertz function)
Maximum longevity residual
77%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 180719
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9899
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