Data about <i>Acinonyx jubatus</i>

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Distribution

 
geographic range (size of area)
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10,586,306.53 km²
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longitude median
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22.95 decimal degrees
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longitude min
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-14.9 decimal degrees
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longitude max
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60.82 decimal degrees
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latitude median
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4.24 decimal degrees
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latitude min
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-29.2 decimal degrees
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latitude max
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37.72 decimal degrees
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geographic distribution includes
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Afrotropical
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Albany thickets
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Angolan Miombo woodlands
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Angolan montane forest-grassland mosaic
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Angolan Mopane woodlands
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Angolan Scarp savanna and woodlands
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Arabian Peninsula coastal fog desert
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Atlantic coastal desert
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Caspian Hyrcanian mixed forests
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Central Persian desert basins
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Central Zambezian Miombo woodlands
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Drakensberg alti-montane grasslands and woodlands
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Drakensberg montane grasslands, woodlands and forests
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East African halophytics
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East Saharan montane xeric woodlands
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East Sudanian savanna
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Eastern Miombo woodlands
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Eastern Zimbabwe montane forest-grassland mosaic
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Elburz Range forest steppe
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Eritrean coastal desert
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Ethiopian xeric grasslands and shrublands
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Etosha Pan halophytics
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Highveld grasslands
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Hobyo grasslands and shrublands
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Inner Niger Delta flooded savanna
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Itigi-Sumbu thicket
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Kalahari Acacia-Baikiaea woodlands
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Kalahari xeric savanna
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Kopet Dag semi-desert
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Kopet Dag woodlands and forest steppe
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Kuh Rud and Eastern Iran montane woodlands
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Lake Chad flooded savanna
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Lowland fynbos and renosterveld
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Mandara Plateau mosaic
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Maputaland-Pondoland bushland and thickets
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Masai xeric grasslands and shrublands
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Mediterranean acacia-argania dry woodlands and succulent thickets
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Mediterranean conifer and mixed forests
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Mediterranean dry woodlands and steppe
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Mediterranean High Atlas juniper steppe
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Mediterranean woodlands and forests
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Montane fynbos and renosterveld
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Nama Karoo
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Namibian savanna woodlands
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North Saharan steppe and woodlands
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Northern Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets
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Northern Zanzibar-Inhambane coastal forest mosaic
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Palearctic
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Registan-North Pakistan sandy desert
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Saharan flooded grasslands
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Saharan halophytics
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Sahelian Acacia savanna
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Serengeti volcanic grasslands
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Somali Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets
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Somali montane xeric woodlands
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South Iran Nubo-Sindian desert and semi-desert
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South Malawi montane forest-grassland mosaic
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South Saharan steppe and woodlands
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Southern Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets
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Southern Africa bushveld
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Southern Miombo woodlands
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Southern Rift montane forest-grassland mosaic
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Tibesti-Jebel Uweinat montane xeric woodlands
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West Saharan montane xeric woodlands
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West Sudanian savanna
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Western Zambezian grasslands
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Zagros Mountains forest steppe
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Zambezian and Mopane woodlands
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Zambezian Baikiaea woodlands
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Zambezian coastal flooded savanna
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Zambezian Cryptosepalum dry forests
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Zambezian flooded grasslands
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Zambezian halophytics
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Physical Description

 
body length (VT) average
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1,480.43 mm adult
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250 mm newborn animal
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body mass average
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58,750 g female
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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1,940 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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1,940 g
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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4.7 log10 grams
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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4.7 log10 grams
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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4.7 log10 grams
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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4.7 log10 grams
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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403.96 g
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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50,000 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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50,000 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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50,000 g
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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50,000 g
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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58,750 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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50,577.92 g adult
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441.66 g newborn animal
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body mass
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38,446.1 g
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
teat number average
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12
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weight
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53,500 g adult
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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489 g neonate stage
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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1,940 g weanling
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Ecology

 
trophic level
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carnivore
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carnivore
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primary diet
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animals
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mammals
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vertebrates
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habitat
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arid
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
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coast
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coast
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crater
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desert
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desert
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dune
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farm
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farm
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forest
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grassland
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grassland
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grassland
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lake
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lake shore
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marsh
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massif
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mount
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mountain
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mountain
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national park
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national park
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peninsula
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plain
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plateau
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prairie
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protected area
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saline pan
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sand
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savanna
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savanna
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scrubland
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scrubland
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shore
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temperate
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terrestrial biome
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terrestrial habitat
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tropical
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waterhole
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
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woodland
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habitat includes
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Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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Mediterranean Forests, woodlands and scrubs
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Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
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Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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Temperate Coniferous Forests
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Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
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Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
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precipitation in geographic range mean
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51.26 millimeters per month
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interacts with
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feeds on
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habitat breadth
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1
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temperature in geographic range mean
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230.83 0.1°C
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actual evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
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595.06 millimeters per month
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potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
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1,499.04 millimeters per month
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diet breadth
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1
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Life History and Behavior

 
parental care
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No Paternal Care
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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No Paternal Care
Social systems of mammalian species  
 
home range average
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88.27 km²
PanTHERIA  
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94.38 km²
PanTHERIA  
 
clutch/brood/litter size average
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3.04
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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3.04
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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3.28
PanTHERIA  
 
clutch/brood/litter size
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3
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
behavioral circadian rhythm
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diurnal
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onset of fertility
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456 days female
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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456 days male
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
onset of fertility average
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741.97 days
PanTHERIA  
 
age at first reproduction average
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25.41 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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25.41 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
 
age at first birth average
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1,217.27 days female
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dispersal age average
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465 days
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gestation period duration average
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3.35 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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3.35 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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92.24 days
PanTHERIA  
 
inter-birth interval average
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547.5 days female
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inter-birth interval
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537 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
litters per year median
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0.89
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litters per year average
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0.65
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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0.65
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
 
litters per year
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0.7 per year
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
total life span max
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20.5 years
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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228 months
PanTHERIA  
 
age at eye opening average
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9.03 days
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terrestriality
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fossorial and/or ground dwelling only
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weaning age average
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3.67 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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3.67 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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91.42 days
PanTHERIA  
 
weaning age
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107 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
prenatal development duration
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88 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
life span max
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228 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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228 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
Mating System
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Not Monogamous
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Not Monogamous
Social systems of mammalian species  
 
Social System
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No Social Group Living
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No Social Group Living
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Solitary
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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Solitary
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Evolution and Systematics

 
first appearance (older bound)
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5.33 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
first appearance (younger bound)
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2.59 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (older bound)
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0.0117 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (younger bound)
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0 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  

Physiology and Cell Biology

 
metabolic rate average
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17,115 mL/hr O2
PanTHERIA  
 
basal metabolic rate
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61.77 Watts
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
body temperature
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312.15 kelvin
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
carbohydrate composition of milk
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carbohydrate
Milk Chemical Database  
 
protein composition of milk
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protein
Milk Chemical Database  
 
milk solids
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23.2 percent
Milk Chemical Database  
 
milk lipids
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9.5 percent
Milk Chemical Database  
 
Ash Content
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1.3 percent
Milk Chemical Database  

Conservation

 
population trend
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Decreasing
IUCN  
 
animal population density average
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0.01 individuals per square kilometer
PanTHERIA  
 
conservation status
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vulnerable
IUCN  
 
human population density mean
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19.88 individuals per square kilometer
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human population density change mean
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0.11
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extinction status
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extant
The Paleobiology Database  
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extant
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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extant
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extant
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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extant
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