AnAge entry for Panthera pardus

Classification (HAGRID: 02580)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Felidae
                    Genus: Panthera
Species
Panthera pardus
Common name
Leopard

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen lived 27.3 years at Madrid Zoo. A hybrid between a leopard and a lion lived for 24 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
937 days
Male sexual maturity
771 days
Gestation
97 days
Weaning
110 days
Litter size
2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1.25
Inter-litter interval
444 days
Weight at birth
550 g
Weight at weaning
1,940 g
Adult weight
53,750 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.0079 days-1 (from Gompertz function)
Maximum longevity residual
105%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 183804
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9691
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