AnAge entry for Capricornis sumatraensis

Classification (HAGRID: 01580)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Capricornis
Species
Capricornis sumatraensis
Common name
Serow
Synonyms
Naemorhedus sumatraensis, Capricornis sumatraensis sumatraensis

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One wild born specimen lived 18.5 years in captivity [0671]. It has been reported that these animals live up to 21 years [0542], which is possible but unconfirmed.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
912 days
Male sexual maturity
1,004 days
Gestation
213 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
3,500 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
95,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
65%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 898233
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 34865
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