AnAge entry for Nanger dama

Classification (HAGRID: 01618)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Nanger
Species
Nanger dama
Common name
Dama gazelle
Synonyms
Gazella dama

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen lived 19.3 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
208 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
182 days
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
73,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
71%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
312ºK or 39.2ºC or 102.6ºF
Basal metabolic rate
Not yet available

References

External Resources

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ITIS 898225
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 67940
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