AnAge entry for Redunca fulvorufula

Classification (HAGRID: 02440)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Redunca
Species
Redunca fulvorufula
Common name
Mountain reedbuck

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

In the wild these animals live up to 12 years [0542]. One wild born specimen was about 15 years old when it died in captivity [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
388 days
Male sexual maturity
335 days
Gestation
216 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1.1
Inter-litter interval
353 days
Weight at birth
3,000 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
30,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.0093 days-1 (from Gompertz function)
Maximum longevity residual
63%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 625186
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 59555
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