AnAge entry for Capra nubiana

Classification (HAGRID: 02374)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
22.4 years (captivity)
Source
John Gramieri, pers. comm.
Sample size
Large
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

A captive female named "Opal" was 22.4 years of age when she died in 2011 at San Antonio Zoo (John Gramieri, pers. comm.).

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
150 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
46,250 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
88%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 625140
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 72543
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