AnAge entry for Marmosops noctivagus

Classification (HAGRID: 02135)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Didelphimorphia
                Family: Didelphidae
                    Genus: Marmosops
Species
Marmosops noctivagus
Common name
Rio Napo mouse opossum

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen lived 4.5 years in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
(viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
21 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
57%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 552561
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 126296
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