AnAge entry for Axis calamianensis

Classification (HAGRID: 01667)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Cervidae (Taxon entry)
                    Genus: Axis
Species
Axis calamianensis
Common name
Calamian deer
Synonyms
Axis porcinus calamianensis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen was still living at 17.2 years of age [0671]. Similar species live over 20 years, so it is possible that maximum longevity is slightly underestimated in these animals.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
224 days
Weaning
Litter size
2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
40,500 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
69%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625042
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