AnAge entry for Capra falconeri

Classification (HAGRID: 02371)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Capra
Species
Capra falconeri
Common name
Markhor

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Few animals appear to live more than 12 years in the wild [0434]. One captive specimen lived 19.1 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
745 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
163 days
Weaning
167 days
Litter size
2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
41,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
76%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625138
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 48167
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