AnAge entry for Leopardus wiedii

Classification (HAGRID: 02571)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Felidae
                    Genus: Leopardus
Species
Leopardus wiedii
Common name
Margay
Synonyms
Felis wiedii

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One wild born male was about 24 years old when he died in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
659 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
81 days
Weaning
56 days
Litter size
1.5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
166.5 g
Weight at weaning
785.1 g
Adult weight
3,667 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
140%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
312ºK or 38.4ºC or 101.1ºF
Basal metabolic rate
5.2270 W
Body mass
3600.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.001452 W/g

References

External Resources

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ITIS 552469
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 61382
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