AnAge entry for Rhinolophus ferrumequinum

Classification (HAGRID: 02822)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Chiroptera (Taxon entry)
                Family: Rhinolophidae
                    Genus: Rhinolophus
Species
Rhinolophus ferrumequinum
Common name
Greater horseshoe bat

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
30.5 years (wild)
Source
ref. 1
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
730 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Gestation
80 days
Weaning
60 days
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
5.8 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
22.875 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
387%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 631430
Animal Diversity Web
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 59479
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