Animal Age

How old does a Little red kaluta get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Little red kaluta reaches?

An adult Little red kaluta (Dasykaluta rosamondae) usually gets as old as 3 years.

Little red kalutas are around 49 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 6.87 kg (15.15 lbs) and measure 62.1 cm (2′ 1″). As a member of the Dasyuridae family (genus: Dasykaluta), a Little red kaluta caries out around 6 little ones per pregnancy, which happens around 1 times a year. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 17.5 cm (0′ 7″).

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 Little red kaluta gets as old as 3 years

The little red kaluta or simply kaluta refers to Dasykaluta rosamondae, a species of carnivorous nocturnal marsupial. It lives in the arid regions of northwest Australia. Individuals are around 100 millimetres long and weigh from 20 to 40 grams. They live for about three years in captivity.

Animals of the same family as a Little red kaluta

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

Animals that reach the same age as Little red kaluta

With an average age of 3 years, Little red kaluta are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Little red kaluta

The same number of babies at once (6) are born by:

Weighting as much as Little red kaluta

A fully grown Little red kaluta reaches around 32 grams (0.07 lbs). So do these animals: