AnAge entry for Isoodon auratus

Classification (HAGRID: 02263)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Peramelemorphia
                Family: Peramelidae
                    Genus: Isoodon
Species
Isoodon auratus
Common name
Golden bandicoot

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen was at least 6.7 years old when it died [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
12 days
Weaning
Litter size
2.6 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
485 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
53%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
307ºK or 33.8ºC or 92.8ºF
Basal metabolic rate
0.8370 W
Body mass
428.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.001956 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 552655
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 120734
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