AnAge entry for Geomys personatus

Classification (HAGRID: 02609)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Rodentia
                Family: Geomyidae
                    Genus: Geomys
Species
Geomys personatus
Common name
Texas pocket gopher

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

In the wild, the estimated lifespan of these animals is 2 years [0614]. Maximum lifespan is unknown.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
3.3 (viviparous)
Litters per year
2
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
397 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 180217
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 35659
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