AnAge entry for Cephalophus dorsalis

Classification (HAGRID: 01581)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Cephalophus
Species
Cephalophus dorsalis
Common name
Bay duiker

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One wild born specimen was 17-18 years old when it died in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
578 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
236 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
1,610 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
11,600 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
85%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625162
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 97360
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