AnAge entry for Puma yagouaroundi

Classification (HAGRID: 01791)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Felidae
                    Genus: Puma
Species
Puma yagouaroundi
Common name
Jaguarundi
Synonyms
Felis yaguarondi, Herpailurus yaguarondi

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen lived 18.6 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
803 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
73 days
Weaning
Litter size
2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
2
Inter-litter interval
182 days
Weight at birth
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
7,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
98%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
312ºK or 38.4ºC or 101.1ºF
Basal metabolic rate
9.6900 W
Body mass
8400.0 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.001154 W/g

References

External Resources

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