dcsimg

Comprehensive Description

    Lifespan, longevity, and ageing
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    Maximum longevity: 29.3 years (captivity) Observations: In the wild, this species has an average life span of less than 5 years (Ronald Nowak 1999). Little is known about its longevity in captivity, but one animal lived 29.3 years (Richard Weigl 2005).