AnAge entry for Chrotogale owstoni

Classification (HAGRID: 02708)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Viverridae
                    Genus: Chrotogale
Species
Chrotogale owstoni
Common name
Owston's palm civet

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Not much is known about the longevity of these animals. One specimen was still living in captivity at 12.7 years of age [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
61 days
Weaning
Litter size
2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1.5
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
81.5 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
3,250 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 621976
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 94184
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