AnAge entry for Mus spicilegus

Classification (HAGRID: 02698)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Rodentia
                Family: Muridae
                    Genus: Mus
Species
Mus spicilegus
Common name
Mound-building mouse
Synonyms
Mus sergii

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
3.5 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
6.7 (viviparous)
Litters per year
4.5
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 585406
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 10103
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