AnAge entry for Hemitragus jemlahicus

Classification (HAGRID: 02403)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Hemitragus
Species
Hemitragus jemlahicus
Common name
Himalayan tahr

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

Although males may be sexually mature at 2 years of age, they normally only start breeding at later ages.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
547 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Gestation
183 days
Weaning
151 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
2,000 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
35,200 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
89%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625146
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 37179
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