AnAge entry for Oreotragus oreotragus

Classification (HAGRID: 02422)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Oreotragus
Species
Oreotragus oreotragus
Common name
Klipspringer

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen lived 25.9 years at Frankfurt Zoo [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Gestation
196 days
Weaning
137 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
1,130 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
12,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
126%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625111
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 66444
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