AnAge entry for Sorex coronatus

Classification (HAGRID: 02859)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Soricomorpha
                Family: Soricidae
                    Genus: Sorex
Species
Sorex coronatus
Common name
Crowned shrew

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Little is known about the longevity of these animals, although they have been reported to live up to 1.7 years [0678].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
23 days
Weaning
30 days
Litter size
5.05 (viviparous)
Litters per year
2.8
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
0.58 g
Weight at weaning
8.6 g
Adult weight
9.6 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
311ºK or 37.6ºC or 99.7ºF
Basal metabolic rate
0.2900 W
Body mass
9.1 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.031868 W/g

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 633786
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 62895
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