AnAge entry for Cuon alpinus

Classification (HAGRID: 02530)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Canidae
                    Genus: Cuon
Species
Cuon alpinus
Common name
Dhole

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
16.1 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Gestation
61 days
Weaning
58 days
Litter size
5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
275 g
Weight at weaning
2,350 g
Adult weight
15,750 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
75%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 183831
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 68730
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