AnAge entry for Nasua nasua

Classification (HAGRID: 02694)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Procyonidae
                    Genus: Nasua
Species
Nasua nasua
Common name
Coatimundi

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One wild born specimen was about 23.7 years old when it died in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Gestation
73 days
Weaning
86 days
Litter size
4 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
140 g
Weight at weaning
730 g
Adult weight
4,750 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
132%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
310ºK or 36.4ºC or 97.5ºF
Basal metabolic rate
5.5910 W
Body mass
3924.3 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.001425 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 180579
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9651
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