AnAge entry for Macaca fuscata

Classification (HAGRID: 03171)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Cercopithecidae
                    Genus: Macaca
Species
Macaca fuscata
Common name
Japanese macaque

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

In captivity, these animals have been reported to live up to 38.5 years [0671]. Females appear to exhibit reproductive senescence and cease reproducing at about age 25 [0976].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,483 days
Male sexual maturity
1,369 days
Gestation
174 days
Weaning
366 days
Litter size
1.5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
0.5
Inter-litter interval
514 days
Weight at birth
496 g
Weight at weaning
1,767 g
Adult weight
8,883 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
196%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 555659
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