AnAge entry for Urocyon cinereoargenteus

Classification (HAGRID: 02540)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Mammalia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Carnivora
                Family: Canidae
                    Genus: Urocyon
Species
Urocyon cinereoargenteus
Common name
Gray fox

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
16.2 years (captivity)
Source
ref. 671
Sample size
Medium
Data quality
Acceptable
Observations
No observations are presently available

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
345 days
Male sexual maturity
365 days
Gestation
57 days
Weaning
55 days
Litter size
4 (viviparous)
Litters per year
1
Inter-litter interval
365 days
Weight at birth
95 g
Weight at weaning
519.7 g
Adult weight
4,750 g
Postnatal growth rate
0.0127 days-1 (from Gompertz function)
Maximum longevity residual
90%

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
ITIS 180609
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NCBI Taxonomy
Taxonomy ID 55040
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