Animal Age

How old does a Soemmerring’s gazelle get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Soemmerring’s gazelle reaches?

An adult Soemmerring’s gazelle (Gazella soemmerringii) usually gets as old as 15.5 years.

Soemmerring’s gazelles are around 192 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 33 grams (0.07 lbs) and measure 4.43 meter (14′ 7″). As a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Gazella), their offspring is 1 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 1.36 meter (4′ 6″).

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 Soemmerring's gazelle gets as old as 15.5 years

The Soemmerring’s gazelle (Nanger soemmerringii, formerly Gazella soemmerringii), also known as Abyssinian mohr, is a gazelle species native to the Horn of Africa (Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia and South Sudan). The species was described and given its binomen by German physician Philipp Jakob Cretzschmar in 1828. Three subspecies are recognized. It is no longer present in Sudan.Since 1986, Soemmerring’s gazelle has been classified as Vulnerable by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Animals of the same family as a Soemmerring’s gazelle

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

Animals that reach the same age as Soemmerring’s gazelle

With an average age of 15.5 years, Soemmerring’s gazelle are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Soemmerring’s gazelle

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

Weighting as much as Soemmerring’s gazelle

A fully grown Soemmerring’s gazelle reaches around 41 kg (90.39 lbs). So do these animals:

Animals as big as a Soemmerring’s gazelle

Those animals grow as big as a Soemmerring’s gazelle: