AnAge entry for Leontopithecus rosalia

Classification (HAGRID: 03105)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Callitrichidae
                    Genus: Leontopithecus
Species
Leontopithecus rosalia
Common name
Golden lion tamarin

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
31.6 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Large
Data quality
High
Observations

A relatively long-lived species. In captivity, these animals have been reported to live up to 31.6 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
547 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Gestation
128 days
Weaning
131 days
Litter size
2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1.8
Inter-litter interval
189 days
Weight at birth
55.3 g
Weight at weaning
165 g
Adult weight
654.5 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.0077 days-1 (from Gompertz function)
Maximum longevity residual
240%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 572922
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