AnAge entry for Nomascus leucogenys

Classification (HAGRID: 02436)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Hylobatidae
                    Genus: Nomascus
Species
Nomascus leucogenys
Common name
White-cheeked gibbon
Synonyms
Hylobates leucogenys

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen of the siki subspecies lived 44.1 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
497 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
6,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
238%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 944290
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