AnAge entry for Synaptomys cooperi

Classification (HAGRID: 02566)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Rodentia
                Family: Cricetidae
                    Genus: Synaptomys
Species
Synaptomys cooperi
Common name
Southern bog lemming
Synonyms
Synaptomys fatuus, Arvicola gossii, Synaptomys helaletes, Synaptomys stonei, Synaptomys cooperi kentucki, Synaptomys cooperi paludis, Synaptomys cooperi relictus, Synaptomys cooperi saturatus, Synaptomys cooperi helaletes

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

Little is known about the longevity of these animals, though they have been reported to live up to 2.5 years in captivity [0542].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
23 days
Weaning
23 days
Litter size
3 (viviparous)
Litters per year
2.5
Inter-litter interval
Weight at birth
3.46 g
Weight at weaning
20 g
Adult weight
27 g
Postnatal growth rate

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 180324
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 364155
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