AnAge entry for Pteropus lylei

Classification (HAGRID: 02013)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Chiroptera (Taxon entry)
                Family: Pteropodidae
                    Genus: Pteropus
Species
Pteropus lylei
Common name
Lyle's flying fox

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen was at least 20.4 years old when it died in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
Weaning
Litter size
(viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
316.7 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
173%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 631637
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 166054
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