Animal Age

How old does a Brown greater galago get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Brown greater galago reaches?

An adult Brown greater galago (Otolemur crassicaudatus) usually gets as old as 18.75 years.

Brown greater galagos are around 131 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 46 grams (0.1 lbs) and measure 2.37 meter (7′ 10″). As a member of the Galagonidae family (genus: Otolemur), their offspring is 1 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 30.7 cm (1′ 1″).

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 Brown greater galago gets as old as 18.75 years

The brown greater galago (Otolemur crassicaudatus), also known as the large-eared greater galago or thick-tailed galago, is a nocturnal primate, the largest in the family of galagos. As opposed to smaller galago species it would climb, walk or run rather than leap.

Animals of the same family as a Brown greater galago

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

Animals that reach the same age as Brown greater galago

With an average age of 18.75 years, Brown greater galago are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Brown greater galago

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

Weighting as much as Brown greater galago

A fully grown Brown greater galago reaches around 1.22 kg (2.69 lbs). So do these animals:

Animals as big as a Brown greater galago

Those animals grow as big as a Brown greater galago: