AnAge entry for Macaca sinica

Classification (HAGRID: 02382)

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

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

In the wild, this species has an average life span of less than 5 years [0434]. Little is known about its longevity in captivity, but one animal lived 29.3 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
1,460 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
152 days
Weaning
396 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
0.7
Inter-litter interval
547 days
Weight at birth
446 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
4,370 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
166%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 573026
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Taxonomy ID 9552
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