AnAge entry for Cebus apella

Classification (HAGRID: 03135)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Cebidae
                    Genus: Cebus (Taxon entry)
Species
Cebus apella
Common name
Brown capuchin

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen was about 46 years old when it died in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,703 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
158 days
Weaning
307 days
Litter size
1.5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
0.6
Inter-litter interval
671 days
Weight at birth
239.7 g
Weight at weaning
1,000 g
Adult weight
2,643 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
282%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 572976
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Taxonomy ID 9515
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