AnAge entry for Prolemur simus

Classification (HAGRID: 02449)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Lemuridae
                    Genus: Prolemur
Species
Prolemur simus
Common name
Greater bamboo lemur
Synonyms
Hapalemur simus, Hapalemur gallieni

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
17.6 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Small
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
142 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
1,738 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
115%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 944072
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