AnAge entry for Aotus azarae

Classification (HAGRID: 02298)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Aotidae
                    Genus: Aotus
Species
Aotus azarae
Common name
Azara's night monkey
Synonyms
Aotus azarai

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
30 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 774
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

One wild-born female was kept over 28 years in captivity, making it at least 30 years of age. Ageing-induced changes in spinal curvature and cataracts were observed in this old specimen [0774].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
234 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
1,230 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
206%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 944172
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 30591
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