AnAge entry for Philantomba maxwellii

Classification (HAGRID: 01635)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Philantomba
Species
Philantomba maxwellii
Common name
Maxwell's duiker
Synonyms
Cephalophus maxwellii

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

In the captivity these animals may live up to 18.3 years [0638].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
120 days
Weaning
61 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
832 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
7,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
96%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 898238
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 907741
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