AnAge entry for Colobus guereza

Classification (HAGRID: 03164)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Cercopithecidae
                    Genus: Colobus
Species
Colobus guereza
Common name
Guereza

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
35 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Large
Data quality
High
Observations

One wild born female lived 31.6 years in captivity, making her nearly 35 years old [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,461 days
Male sexual maturity
2,192 days
Gestation
175 days
Weaning
377 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
397.8 g
Weight at weaning
1,600 g
Adult weight
9,950 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
175%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
310ºK or 37.0ºC or 98.6ºF
Basal metabolic rate
17.0370 W
Body mass
10623.6 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.001604 W/g

References

External Resources

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ITIS 573036
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 33548
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