AnAge entry for Chrysocyon brachyurus

Classification (HAGRID: 02529)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Canidae
                    Genus: Chrysocyon
Species
Chrysocyon brachyurus
Common name
Maned wolf

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

In captivity, these animals can live up to 16.8 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
64 days
Weaning
227 days
Litter size
3 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
368 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
21,500 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.0116 days-1 (from Gompertz function)
Maximum longevity residual
74%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 183827
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 68728
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