Data about Emballonurinae
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Glossary for Emballonurinae
- Age at first birth
- Age at which females give birth to their first litter, or their young attach to teats or hatch out
- Body length (VT)
- The distance from point to point along the longest axis of the body of an organism.
- Body mass
- The amount of matter in the body of an organism.
- Clutch/brood/litter size
- Single birth offspring quantity. The proportion or number of offspring produced from a single pregnancy (mammals) or ovulation (fish) or nesting (birds).
- Forelimb length
- The distance from point to point along the longest axis of the anterior/superior jointed appendages used for locomotion or grasping.
- Gestation period duration
- The length of time between when a fertilized egg implants in the wall of the uterus and the birth of offspring.
- Litters per year
- Number of litters per female per year
- Onset of fertility
- The age at which an organism develops the ability to produce live offspring.
- Social group size
- Number of individuals in a group that spends the majority of their time in a 24 hour cycle together where there is some indication that these individuals form a social cohesive unit.
- Total life span
- The full period of time from birth to death of an organism.
- Weaning age
- Age when primary nutritional dependency on the mother ends and independent foraging begins to make a major contribution to the offspring’s energy requirements.
- A physical quality inhering in a bearer that has mass near a gravitational body.
For some attributes EOL determines the span of values available for a taxon across all sources.
|Trait||Values||Record Count||Taxa Count|
|Onset of fertility||1.0 to 1.0 years||1||1|
|Age at first birth||1.0 to 1.5 years||4||4|
|Gestation period duration||129.27 to 138.81 days||3||3|
|Weaning age||58.59 to 79.82 days||5||4|
|Forelimb length||3.4 to 7.15 cm||27||27|
|Body length (VT)||2.38 to 7.0 cm||10||7|
|Total life span||6.0 to 6.0 years||1||1|
|Weight||3.49 to 7.9 g||3||1|
|Litters per year||1.0 to 1.0 per year||1||1|
|Social group size||1.0 to 45.0||3||3|
|Litters per year||1.0 to 2.02||6||6|
|Clutch/brood/litter size||0.98 to 1.0||13||12|
|Body mass||0.51 to 23.0 g||37||28|
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