AnAge entry for Elaphodus cephalophus

Classification (HAGRID: 02474)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Cervidae (Taxon entry)
                    Genus: Elaphodus
Species
Elaphodus cephalophus
Common name
Tufted deer

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen was still living after at least 22.7 years in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
639 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Gestation
180 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
33,500 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
94%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 625055
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 109298
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