AnAge entry for Cercopithecus mona

Classification (HAGRID: 03154)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Cercopithecidae
                    Genus: Cercopithecus
Species
Cercopithecus mona
Common name
Mona monkey

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Some estimates suggest that these animals may live up to 30 years in the wild [0542]. One wild born female was about 30 years old when she died in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
284 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
4,500 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
169%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 573006
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 36226
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