Animal Age

How old does a Doria’s tree-kangaroo get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Doria’s tree-kangaroo reaches?

An adult Doria’s tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus dorianus) usually gets as old as 8 years.

When born, they weight 200 grams (0.44 lbs) and measure 0.4 cm (0′ 1″). As a member of the Macropodidae family (genus: Dendrolagus), their offspring is 1 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 60.4 cm (2′ 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 Doria's tree-kangaroo gets as old as 8 years

Doria’s tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus dorianus) is a tree-kangaroo endemic to Papua New Guinea.

Animals of the same family as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo

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

Animals that reach the same age as Doria’s tree-kangaroo

With an average age of 8 years, Doria’s tree-kangaroo are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Doria’s tree-kangaroo

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

Weighting as much as Doria’s tree-kangaroo

A fully grown Doria’s tree-kangaroo reaches around 8.98 kg (19.8 lbs). So do these animals:

Animals as big as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo

Those animals grow as big as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo: