Animal Age

How old does a Grey rhebok get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Grey rhebok reaches?

An adult Grey rhebok (Pelea capreolus) usually gets as old as 12.25 years.

Grey rheboks are around 260 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 253 grams (0.56 lbs) and measure 7.8 cm (0′ 4″). As a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Pelea), their offspring is 1 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 88.6 cm (2′ 11″).

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 Grey rhebok gets as old as 12.25 years

The grey rhebok or grey rhebuck (Pelea capreolus), locally known as the Vaal rhebok or Vaalribbok in Afrikaans, is a species of antelope native to South Africa, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, and Eswatini (Swaziland). The specific name capreolus is Latin for ‘little goat’.

Animals of the same family as a Grey rhebok

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

Animals that reach the same age as Grey rhebok

With an average age of 12.25 years, Grey rhebok are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Grey rhebok

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

Weighting as much as Grey rhebok

A fully grown Grey rhebok reaches around 22.62 kg (49.86 lbs). So do these animals: