AnAge entry for Cephalophus rufilatus

Classification (HAGRID: 02384)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Cephalophus
Species
Cephalophus rufilatus
Common name
Red-flanked duiker

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen was still alive after 15.2 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
270 days
Male sexual maturity
270 days
Gestation
230 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
943 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
13,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
73%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625172
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 129230
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