AnAge entry for Pachyuromys duprasi

Classification (HAGRID: 03473)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Rodentia
                Family: Muridae
                    Genus: Pachyuromys
Species
Pachyuromys duprasi
Common name
Fat-tailed gerbil

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
8.3 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
61 days
Gestation
20 days
Weaning
29 days
Litter size
4.5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
40 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
96%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 632992
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 298894
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