AnAge entry for Sturnira lilium

Classification (HAGRID: 01998)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Chiroptera (Taxon entry)
                Family: Phyllostomidae
                    Genus: Sturnira
Species
Sturnira lilium
Common name
Little yellow-shouldered bat

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One specimen was still alive after 12 years in captivity [0671]. Nonetheless, maximum longevity might be underestimated and further studies are necessary.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
105 days
Weaning
Litter size
1 (viviparous)
Litters per year
2
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
5.2 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
20 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
155%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature
310ºK or 36.4ºC or 97.5ºF
Basal metabolic rate
0.2370 W
Body mass
21.4 g
Metabolic rate per body mass
0.011075 W/g

References

External Resources

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ITIS 631860
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 27660
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