AnAge entry for Pithecia monachus

Classification (HAGRID: 03265)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Pitheciidae
                    Genus: Pithecia
Species
Pithecia monachus
Common name
Monk saki

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One wild born female lived 20.6 years at San Diego Zoo. She could have been as old as 25 when she died [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
120.67 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
1,780 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
162%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 572990
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 595220
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