AnAge entry for Gazella leptoceros

Classification (HAGRID: 01600)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Gazella
Species
Gazella leptoceros
Common name
Rhim gazelle

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

These animals have been estimated to live up to 14 years in the wild [0542]. One specimen lived 14.6 years in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
157 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
176 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
4,640 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
48,500 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
57%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625095
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 69303
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