AnAge entry for Dasykaluta rosamondae

Classification (HAGRID: 02092)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Dasyuromorphia
                Family: Dasyuridae
                    Genus: Dasykaluta
Species
Dasykaluta rosamondae
Common name
Little red kaluta

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Little is known about the longevity of these animals, though they have been reported to live for 3 years [0522]. More detailed studies are necessary.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
300 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
50 days
Weaning
113 days
Litter size
6.3 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
8.2 g
Adult weight
30 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 552605
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 33560
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