AnAge entry for Apodemus argenteus

Classification (HAGRID: 02654)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Rodentia
                Family: Muridae
                    Genus: Apodemus
Species
Apodemus argenteus
Common name
Small Japanese field mouse
Synonyms
Micromys geisha, Micromys geisha celatus, Micromys geisha hokkaidi, Apodemus geisha sagax, Apodemus geisha tanei, Apodemus geisha yakui

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
5 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

Sexual maturity is achieved after two months of age [0455].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
61 days
Male sexual maturity
61 days
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
4.1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 585128
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 61837
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