Animal Age

How old does a Asian golden cat get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Asian golden cat reaches?

An adult Asian golden cat (Catopuma temminckii) usually gets as old as 18 years.

Asian golden cats are around 99 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 166 grams (0.37 lbs) and measure 20 cm (0′ 8″). As a member of the Felidae family (genus: Catopuma), their offspring is 1 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 89 cm (3′ 0″).

As a reference: Usually, humans get as old as 100 years, with the average being around 75 years. After being carried in the belly of their mother for 280 days (40 weeks), they grow to an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) and weight in at 62 kg (137 lbs), which is obviously highly individual.

A Asian golden cat gets as old as 18 years

The Asian golden cat (Catopuma temminckii) is a medium-sized wild cat native to the northeastern Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia, and southern China. It has been listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List since 2008, and is threatened by hunting pressure and habitat loss, since Southeast Asian forests are undergoing the world’s fastest regional deforestation.The Asian golden cat’s scientific name honours the Dutch zoologist Coenraad Jacob Temminck. It is also called Temminck’s cat and Asiatic golden cat.

Animals of the same family as a Asian golden cat

Not really brothers and sisters, but from the same biological family (Felidae):

Animals that reach the same age as Asian golden cat

With an average age of 18 years, Asian golden cat are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Asian golden cat

The same number of babies at once (1) are born by:

Weighting as much as Asian golden cat

A fully grown Asian golden cat reaches around 7.73 kg (17.05 lbs). So do these animals:

Animals as big as a Asian golden cat

Those animals grow as big as a Asian golden cat: