AnAge entry for Philander andersoni

Classification (HAGRID: 02140)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Didelphimorphia
                Family: Didelphidae
                    Genus: Philander
Species
Philander andersoni
Common name
Black four-eyed opossum

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

The longevity of these animals in captivity has not been studied in detail, but one animal lived for 2.3 years [0001].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
(viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
320 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 552583
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 203684
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