AnAge entry for Macaca fascicularis

Classification (HAGRID: 03170)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Cercopithecidae
                    Genus: Macaca
Species
Macaca fascicularis
Common name
Long-tailed macaque

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One wild born male lived 37.1 years in captivity, making it as old as 39 when he died [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,238 days
Male sexual maturity
1,544 days
Gestation
165 days
Weaning
242 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
0.9
Inter-litter interval
431 days
Weight at birth
320 g
Weight at weaning
848.4 g
Adult weight
6,363 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
209%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
311ºK or 37.6ºC or 99.7ºF
Basal metabolic rate
Not yet available

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 180098
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9541
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