AnAge entry for Lynx pardinus

Classification (HAGRID: 02575)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Felidae
                    Genus: Lynx
Species
Lynx pardinus
Common name
Spanish lynx
Synonyms
Felis pardina

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

In the wild, these animals live up to 13 years [0434]. Their maximum longevity is unknown as few are kept in captivity and they are a highly endangered species.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
68 days
Weaning
Litter size
2.5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
11,000 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 621869
Animal Diversity Web
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Encyclopaedia of Life
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 191816
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