AnAge entry for Galago alleni

Classification (HAGRID: 03213)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Galagonidae
                    Genus: Galago
Species
Galago alleni
Common name
Allen's squirrel galago

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Although it has been reported that these animals live up to 12 years [0542], there are few detailed studies and hence maximum longevity must be classified as unknown.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
243 days
Male sexual maturity
274 days
Gestation
133 days
Weaning
Litter size
1.3 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
24 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
273 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 572895
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 34830
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