Data about <i>Cricetus cricetus</i>

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Distribution

 
geographic range (size of area)
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6,712,427.93 km²
PanTHERIA  
 
longitude median
  • longitude
    Longitude is a geographic position that refers to the angle east or west of a reference meridian between the two geographical poles to another meridian that passes through an arbitrary point.
    http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000318
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48.95 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
longitude min
  • longitude
    Longitude is a geographic position that refers to the angle east or west of a reference meridian between the two geographical poles to another meridian that passes through an arbitrary point.
    http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000318
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2.53 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
longitude max
  • longitude
    Longitude is a geographic position that refers to the angle east or west of a reference meridian between the two geographical poles to another meridian that passes through an arbitrary point.
    http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000318
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95.38 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude median
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51.6 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude min
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41.69 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude max
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61.52 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
geographic distribution includes
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Alps conifer and mixed forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Altai alpine meadow and tundra
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Altai montane forest and forest steppe
  • Altai montane forest and forest steppe
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Altai_montane_forest_and_forest_steppe
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Altai steppe and semi-desert
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Balkan mixed forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Carpathian montane forests
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Caspian lowland desert
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Caucasus mixed forests
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Central Asian northern desert
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Central European mixed forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Crimean Submediterranean forest complex
  • Crimean Submediterranean forest complex
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Crimean_Submediterranean_forest_complex
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Dinaric Mountains mixed forests
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East European forest steppe
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East Siberian taiga
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Emin Valley steppe
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Illyrian deciduous forests
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Italian sclerophyllous and semi-deciduous forests
  • Italian sclerophyllous and semi-deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Italian_sclerophyllous_and_semi-deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Junggar Basin semi-desert
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Kazakh forest steppe
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Kazakh semi-desert
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Kazakh steppe
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Kazakh upland
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Northeastern Spain and Southern France Mediterranean forests
  • Northeastern Spain and Southern France Mediterranean forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Northeastern_Spain_and_Southern_France_Mediterranean_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Palearctic
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Pannonian mixed forests
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Po Basin mixed forests
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Pontic steppe
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Rodope montane mixed forests
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Sarmatic mixed forests
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Sayan montane conifer forests
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Scandinavian and Russian taiga
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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South Siberian forest steppe
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Tian Shan foothill arid steppe
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Tian Shan montane steppe and meadows
  • Tian Shan montane steppe and meadows
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Tian_Shan_montane_steppe_and_meadows
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Ural montane forests and tundra
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West Siberian taiga
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Western European broadleaf forests
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Western Siberian hemiboreal forests
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Physical Description

 
body mass average
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105.05 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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2.71 log10 grams
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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506.67 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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510 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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428.95 g adult
PanTHERIA  
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4.71 g newborn animal
PanTHERIA  
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87.47 g weanling
PanTHERIA  
 
body mass
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365.3 g
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
weight
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506.7 g adult
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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7 g neonate stage
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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105 g weanling
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

 
trophic level
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omnivore
  • omnivore
    organism consuming a variety of foods, usually including both plants and animals
    http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q164509
MammalDiet  
 
primary diet
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fruit
  • fruit
    A multi-tissue plant structure (PO:0025496) that develops from a gynoecium (PO:0009062) and may have as parts one or more seeds (PO:0009010).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0009001
MammalDiet  
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leaves
  • leaves
    leaf: A phyllome (PO:0006001) that is not associated with a reproductive structure.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0025034
MammalDiet  
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plants
See original source  
  • source missing
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plants
MammalDiet  
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roots
  • roots
    root: A plant axis (PO:0025004) that is part of a root system (PO:0025025).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0009005
See original source  
  • source missing
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roots
  • roots
    root: A plant axis (PO:0025004) that is part of a root system (PO:0025025).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0009005
MammalDiet  
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seed
  • seed
    A multi-tissue plant structure (PO:0025496) that develops from a plant ovule (PO:0020003) and has as parts a plant embryo (PO:0009009) enclosed in a seed coat (PO:0009088).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0009010
See original source  
  • source missing
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seed
  • seed
    A multi-tissue plant structure (PO:0025496) that develops from a plant ovule (PO:0020003) and has as parts a plant embryo (PO:0009009) enclosed in a seed coat (PO:0009088).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0009010
MammalDiet  
 
diet includes
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animals
MammalDiet  
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herptile
  • herptile
    An organism that is either an amphibian or a reptile as traditionally defined (i.e., including Squamata, Sphenodontia, Testudines, and Crocodilia but not Aves).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/herptile
MammalDiet  
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invertebrates
  • invertebrates
    Animals that are not members of the clade Vertebrata.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/invertebrate
See original source  
  • source missing
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invertebrates
  • invertebrates
    Animals that are not members of the clade Vertebrata.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/invertebrate
MammalDiet  
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vertebrates
MammalDiet  
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vertebrates
See original source  
  • source missing
 
habitat
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agricultural feature
Environments - EOL project  
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anthropogenic habitat
  • anthropogenic habitat
    A habitat that is in or on an environmental feature or material derived from human activity.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002031
Environments - EOL project  
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cultivated habitat
  • cultivated habitat
    A geographical feature modified by humans by the preparation of the land, usually for the purposes of growing crops.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000113
Environments - EOL project  
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farm
  • farm
    A tract of crop or grazing land, as well as the group of buildings with and often surrounding a farmhouse, including barns, sheds, and other outbuildings, used for agricultural production.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000078
Environments - EOL project  
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farm
  • farm
    A tract of crop or grazing land, as well as the group of buildings with and often surrounding a farmhouse, including barns, sheds, and other outbuildings, used for agricultural production.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000078
Environments - EOL project  
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garden
  • garden
    An enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000011
Environments - EOL project  
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grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
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hedge
  • hedge
    A dense growth of shrubbery planted as a fence or boundary.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000046
Environments - EOL project  
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loam
  • loam
    A soil composed of sand, silt, and clay in relatively even concentration (about 40-40-20% concentration respectively).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002258
Environments - EOL project  
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meadow
  • meadow
    A habitat of rolling or flat terrain where grasses predominate. Typically, what is called a meadow has more biodiversity than a grassland as the former contains not only grasses but a significant variety of annual, biennial and perennial plants.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000108
Environments - EOL project  
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mount
  • mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000264
Environments - EOL project  
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orchard
  • orchard
    An intentional planting of trees or shrubs maintained for food, typically fruit, production.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000115
Environments - EOL project  
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river
  • river
    Natural freshwater surface streams of considerable volume and a permanent or seasonal flow, moving in a definite channel toward a sea, lake, or another river; any large streams, or ones larger than brooks or creeks, such as the trunk stream and larger branches of a drainage system.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000022
Environments - EOL project  
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river bank
  • river bank
    The sloping margin of a river, serving to confine it to its natural channel.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000143
Environments - EOL project  
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savanna
  • savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
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scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
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sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
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soil
  • soil
    Any material within 2 m from the Earth's surface that is in contact with the atmosphere, with the exclusion of living organisms, areas with continuous ice not covered by other material, and water bodies deeper than 2 m.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001998
Environments - EOL project  
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steppe
  • steppe
    A plain without trees (apart from those near rivers and lakes); it is similar to a prairie, although a prairie is generally considered as being dominated by tall grasses, while short grasses are said to be normal in the steppe. It may be semi-desert, or covered with grass or shrubs or both, depending on the season and latitude.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000262
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial biome
  • terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial habitat
  • terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
IUCN  
 
habitat includes
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Boreal Forests (Taiga)
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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Mediterranean Forests, woodlands and scrubs
  • Mediterranean Forests, woodlands and scrubs
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/mediterranean_forests_woodlands_and_scrubs
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
  • Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/temperate_broadleaf_and_mixed_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Temperate Coniferous Forests
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Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
  • Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/temperate_grasslands_savannas_and_shrublands
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
 
precipitation in geographic range mean
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37.91 millimeters per month
PanTHERIA  
 
temperature in geographic range mean
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35.6 0.1°C
PanTHERIA  
 
actual evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
  • actual evapotranspiration rate in geographic range
    Monthly AET (Actual Evapotranspiration Rate) within the geographic range of a taxon. Evapotranspiration (ET) is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration from the Earth's land surface to atmosphere.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/AETinRange
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392.13 millimeters per month
PanTHERIA  
 
potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
  • potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range
    Monthly PET (Potential Evapotranspiration Rate) within the geographic range of a taxon. Evapotranspiration (ET) is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration from the Earth's land surface to atmosphere. Potential evapotranspiration (PET) is a representation of the environmental demand for evapotranspiration and represents the evapotranspiration rate of a short green crop, completely shading the ground, of uniform height and with adequate water status in the soil profile. It is a reflection of the energy available to evaporate water, and of the wind available to transport the water vapour from the ground up into the lower atmosphere.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PETinRange
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499.88 millimeters per month
PanTHERIA  

Life History and Behavior

 
parental care
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No Paternal Care
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
clutch/brood/litter size average
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7.14
PanTHERIA  
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7.73
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
clutch/brood/litter size
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7
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
onset of fertility
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43 days female
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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56 days male
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
onset of fertility average
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86.48 days
PanTHERIA  
 
age at first reproduction average
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3.34 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
age at first birth average
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91.25 days female
PanTHERIA  
 
gestation period duration average
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0.71 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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19.5 days
PanTHERIA  
 
inter-birth interval average
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131.4 days female
PanTHERIA  
 
inter-birth interval
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131 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
litters per year average
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2 female
PanTHERIA  
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2
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
litters per year
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2 per year
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
total life span max
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3.6 years
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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48 months
PanTHERIA  
 
weaning age average
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0.83 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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24.85 days
PanTHERIA  
 
weaning age
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23 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
prenatal development duration
  • prenatal development duration
    The duration of the development from fertilized, deposited or implanted egg to hatching/birth. Corresponds to egg incubation duration in oviparous animals and to gestation period duration in viviparous animals.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PrenatalDevelopmentDuration
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20 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
life span max
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48 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
Mating System
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Not Monogamous
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
Social System
  • Social System
    Description of the relationships among individuals within a population of organisms, including reproductive relationships (mating system), relationships within each sex, adult – young interactions, helpers and cooperation (group living).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/SocialSystem
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No Social Group Living
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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Solitary
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  

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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3.6 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (older bound)
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0.13 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (younger bound)
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0.0117 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  

Physiology and Cell Biology

 
metabolic rate average
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231.68 mL/hr O2
PanTHERIA