AnAge entry for Myotis emarginatus

Classification (HAGRID: 02043)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Chiroptera (Taxon entry)
                Family: Vespertilionidae
                    Genus: Myotis
Species
Myotis emarginatus
Common name
Geoffroy's bat

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
22.7 years (wild)
Source
ref. 424
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations

There are some discrepancies regarding age at sexual maturity with estimates ranging from 3 months to over one year.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
456 days
Male sexual maturity
456 days
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
11 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
322%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 632015
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 109480
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