Animal Age

How old does a Val’s gundi get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Val’s gundi reaches?

An adult Val’s gundi (Ctenodactylus vali) usually gets as old as 5 years.

Val’s gundis are around 59 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 18 grams (0.04 lbs) and measure 1.9 cm (0′ 1″). As a member of the Ctenodactylidae family (genus: Ctenodactylus), their offspring is 2 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 17.6 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 Val's gundi gets as old as 5 years

Val’s gundi (Ctenodactylus vali) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenodactylidae. It is known from two widely separated areas of North Africa.

Animals of the same family as a Val’s gundi

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

Animals that reach the same age as Val’s gundi

With an average age of 5 years, Val’s gundi are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Val’s gundi

The same number of babies at once (2) are born by:

Weighting as much as Val’s gundi

A fully grown Val’s gundi reaches around 174 grams (0.38 lbs). So do these animals:

Animals as big as a Val’s gundi

Those animals grow as big as a Val’s gundi: