Data about <i>Glaucomys volans</i>

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Distribution

 
geographic range (size of area)
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3,850,610.98 km²
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longitude median
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-84.8 decimal degrees
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longitude min
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-109 decimal degrees
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longitude max
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-61 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude median
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30.9 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude min
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13.7 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
latitude max
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48.1 decimal degrees
PanTHERIA  
 
geographic distribution includes
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Allegheny Highlands forests
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Appalachian mixed mesophytic forests
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Appalachian-Blue Ridge forests
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Atlantic coastal pine barrens
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Bajío dry forests
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Balsas dry forests
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Central American Atlantic moist forests
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Central American dry forests
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Central American montane forests
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Central American pine-oak forests
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Central and Southern mixed grasslands
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Central forest-grasslands transition
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Central Mexican matorral
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Central tall grasslands
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Central U.S. hardwood forests
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Chiapas Depression dry forests
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Chiapas montane forests
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East Central Texas forests
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Eastern forest-boreal transition
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Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests
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Edwards Plateau savanna
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Everglades
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Flint Hills tall grasslands
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Florida sand pine scrub
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Gulf of St. Lawrence lowland forests
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Meseta Central matorral
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Middle Atlantic coastal forests
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Mississippi lowland forests
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Motagua Valley thornscrub
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Nearctic
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Neotropical
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New England-Acadian forests
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Northeastern coastal forests
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Oaxacan montane forests
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Ozark Mountain forests
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Pantanos de Centla
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Petén-Veracruz moist forests
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Piney Woods forests
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Sierra Madre de Oaxaca pine-oak forests
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Sierra Madre del Sur pine-oak forests
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Sierra Madre Occidental pine-oak forests
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Sierra Madre Oriental pine-oak forests
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Sinaloan dry forests
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South Florida rocklands
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Southeastern conifer forests
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Southeastern mixed forests
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Southern Great Lakes forests
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Southern Pacific dry forests
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Tehuacán Valley matorral
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Texas blackland prairies
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Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt pine-oak forests
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Upper Midwest forest-savanna transition
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Veracruz dry forests
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Veracruz moist forests
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Veracruz montane forests
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Western Great Lakes forests
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Western Gulf Coastal grasslands
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Physical Description

 
body length (VT) average
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127.98 mm adult
PanTHERIA  
 
body mass average
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65.38 g female
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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1.81 log10 grams
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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1.81 log10 grams
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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3.49 g
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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44.6 g
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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44.6 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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63.9 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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63.9 g
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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65.38 g
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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71.9 g adult
PanTHERIA  
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3.61 g newborn animal
PanTHERIA  
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46.2 g weanling
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body mass
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67.4 g
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
weight
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65.4 adult
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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3.35 neonate stage
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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46.2 weanling
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

 
trophic level
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omnivore
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omnivore
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primary diet
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animals
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animals
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fruit
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invertebrates
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invertebrates
MammalDiet  
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plants
MammalDiet  
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seed
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diet includes
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birds
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vertebrates
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vertebrates
MammalDiet  
 
habitat
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animal habitation
Environments - EOL project  
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clearing
Environments - EOL project  
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clearing
Environments - EOL project  
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forest
Environments - EOL project  
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forest
Environments - EOL project  
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mixed forest biome
Environments - EOL project  
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orchard
Environments - EOL project  
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peak
Environments - EOL project  
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plantation
Environments - EOL project  
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plateau
Environments - EOL project  
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river
Environments - EOL project  
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temperate
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial biome
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial habitat
IUCN  
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wood
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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Temperate Coniferous Forests
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Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
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Tropical and Subtropical 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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85.84 millimeters per month
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interacts with
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habitat breadth
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1
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temperature in geographic range mean
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137.16 0.1°C
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actual evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
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840.75 millimeters per month
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potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
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988.8 millimeters per month
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diet breadth
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5
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Life History and Behavior

 
parental care
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No Paternal Care
Social systems of mammalian species  
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No Paternal Care
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
home range average
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0.00535 km²
PanTHERIA  
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0.00879 km²
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clutch/brood/litter size average
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3.13
PanTHERIA  
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3.17
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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3.17
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
 
clutch/brood/litter size
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4
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
behavioral circadian rhythm
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nocturnal
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onset of fertility
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210 days female
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
onset of fertility average
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335.63 days
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age at first reproduction average
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10.84 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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10.84 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
 
gestation period duration average
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1.32 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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1.32 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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39.49 days
PanTHERIA  
 
inter-birth interval average
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116.75 days female
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inter-birth interval
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134 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
litters per year average
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2 female
PanTHERIA  
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1.33
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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1.33
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
 
litters per year
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1.3 per year
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
total life span max
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144 months
PanTHERIA  
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19 years
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
age at eye opening average
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26 days
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terrestriality
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above ground dwelling
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weaning age average
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1.75 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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1.75 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
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57.23 days
PanTHERIA  
 
weaning age
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58 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
prenatal development duration
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40 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
life span max
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170 months
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  
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170 months
Life History Characteristics of Placental Non-Volant Mammals  
 
Mating System
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Not Monogamous
Social systems of mammalian species  
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Not Monogamous
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Social System
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No Social Group Living
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No Social Group Living
Social systems of mammalian species  
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Solitary
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Solitary
Social systems of mammalian species  

Physiology and Cell Biology

 
metabolic rate average
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67.05 mL/hr O2
PanTHERIA  
 
basal metabolic rate
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0.41 Watts
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
body temperature
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312.15 kelvin
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
fatty acid composition of milk
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hexadecanoic acid
Milk Chemical Database  
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hexanoic acid
Milk Chemical Database  
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octadecanoic acid
Milk Chemical Database  
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tetradecanoic acid
Milk Chemical Database  

Conservation

 
population trend
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Stable
IUCN  
 
animal population density average
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447.59 individuals per square kilometer
PanTHERIA  
 
conservation status
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least concern
IUCN  
 
human population density mean
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68.15 individuals per square kilometer
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human population density 5th percentile
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3 individuals per square kilometer
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human population density change mean
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0.05
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extinction status
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extant
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass  
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extant
Biodiversity Literature Datasets  

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