AnAge entry for Antechinus leo

Classification (HAGRID: 02087)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Dasyuromorphia
                Family: Dasyuridae
                    Genus: Antechinus
Species
Antechinus leo
Common name
Cinnamon antechinus

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Little is known about the longevity of these animals but they appear to live at least 2 years [0522].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
350 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
31 days
Weaning
77 days
Litter size
9 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
0.04 g
Weight at weaning
26 g
Adult weight
54 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 552596
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 65606
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