AnAge entry for Tetracerus quadricornis

Classification (HAGRID: 02449)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Artiodactyla
                Family: Bovidae
                    Genus: Tetracerus
Species
Tetracerus quadricornis
Common name
Four-horned antelope

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

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

One captive specimen was still alive at 17.4 years of age [0671].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
365 days
Male sexual maturity
Gestation
212 days
Weaning
Litter size
1.5 (viviparous)
Litters per year
Inter-litter interval
316 days
Weight at birth
1,044 g
Weight at weaning
Adult weight
19,000 g
Postnatal growth rate
Maximum longevity residual
78%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 625127
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 73823
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