AnAge entry for Pseudois nayaur

Classification (HAGRID: 02436)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Pseudois
Species
Pseudois nayaur
Common name
Bharal

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

It has been reported that these animals live up to 24 years in the wild [0573], which may be overestimated. Record longevity in captivity is 20.9 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
160 days
Weaning
182 days
Litter size
1.5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
55,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
80%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625156
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 59542
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