Animal Size

Andean mountain cat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Andean mountain cat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Andean mountain cat (Oreailurus jacobita) reaches an average size of 60.2 cm (2′ 0″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 8.13 kg (17.92 lbs). The Andean mountain cat (genus: Oreailurus) is a member of the family Felidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

The average adult size of a Andean mountain cat is  (2' 0

The Andean mountain cat (Leopardus jacobita) is a small wild cat native to the high Andes that has been listed as Endangered on the IUCN Red List because fewer than 2,500 individuals are thought to exist in the wild. It is traditionally considered a sacred animal by indigenous Aymara and Quechua people.It was first described by Emilio Cornalia who named it in honour of Jacobita Mantegazza.

Animals of the same family as a Andean mountain cat

We found other animals of the Felidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Andean mountain cat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Andean mountain cat:

Animals with the same weight as a Andean mountain cat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Oreailurus jacobita: