AnAge entry for Saguinus imperator

Classification (HAGRID: 03109)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Primates (Taxon entry)
                Family: Callitrichidae
                    Genus: Saguinus
Species
Saguinus imperator
Common name
Emperor tamarin

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
23.7 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Large
Data quality
High
Observations

In captivity, these animals have been reported to live up to 23.7 years [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
546 days
Male sexual maturity
730 days
Gestation
145 days
Weaning
Litter size
2 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
47 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
518.5 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
186%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 572926
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 9491
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