AnAge entry for Antilope cervicapra

Classification (HAGRID: 02354)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Antilope
Species
Antilope cervicapra
Common name
Blackbuck

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23.9 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Large
Data quality
High
Observations

In captivity, these animals can live up to 23.9 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
466 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
168 days
Weaning
60 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1.9
Inter-litter interval
231 days
Weight at birth
3,850 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
37,500 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
97%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 552478
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 59525
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