Animal Size

Golden palm civet size: How big do they get?

How big does a Golden palm civet get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Golden palm civet (Paradoxurus zeylonensis) reaches an average size of 48.8 cm (1′ 8″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 2.82 kg (6.23 lbs). A Golden palm civet has 2 babies at once. The Golden palm civet (genus: Paradoxurus) is a member of the family Viverridae.

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 Golden palm civet is  (1' 8

The golden palm civet (Paradoxurus zeylonensis) is a palm civet endemic to Sri Lanka. It is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List. Its distribution is severely fragmented, and the extent and quality of its habitat in Sri Lanka’s hill regions are declining.The golden palm civet was described by Peter Simon Pallas in 1778.

Animals of the same family as a Golden palm civet

We found other animals of the Viverridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Golden palm civet

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Golden palm civet:

Animals with the same litter size as a Golden palm civet

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Golden palm civet:

Animals with the same weight as a Golden palm civet

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Paradoxurus zeylonensis: