AnAge entry for Procyon cancrivorus

Classification (HAGRID: 02696)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Procyonidae
                    Genus: Procyon
Species
Procyon cancrivorus
Common name
Crab-eating raccoon

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen lived for 19 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Gestation
63 days
Weaning
Litter size
3 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
71 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
6,270 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
102%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
310ºK or 37.0ºC or 98.6ºF
Basal metabolic rate
2.5880 W
Body mass
1160.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.002231 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 621967
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 92522
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