AnAge entry for Petrogale assimilis

Classification (HAGRID: 02971)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Diprotodontia
                Family: Macropodidae
                    Genus: Petrogale
Species
Petrogale assimilis
Common name
Allied rock wallaby

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Little is known about the longevity of these animals. They have been reported to live up to 13 years [0522], which is plausible but unverified.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
525 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
31 days
Weaning
296 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
200 days
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
1,700 g
Adult weight
4,300 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 552744
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 41893
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