AnAge entry for Dendrolagus matschiei

Classification (HAGRID: 02949)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Diprotodontia
                Family: Macropodidae
                    Genus: Dendrolagus
Species
Dendrolagus matschiei
Common name
Matschie's tree kangaroo

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
845 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
32 days
Weaning
500 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
410 days
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
7,200 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
141%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
309ºK or 36.3ºC or 97.3ºF
Basal metabolic rate
7.9600 W
Body mass
6960.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.001144 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 552712
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 165202
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