Animal Age

How old does a Zebra duiker get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Zebra duiker reaches?

An adult Zebra duiker (Cephalophus zebra) usually gets as old as 12.17 years.

Zebra duikers are around 223 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 1.7 kg (3.75 lbs) and measure 20 cm (0′ 8″). As a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Cephalophus), their offspring is 1 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 87.5 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 Zebra duiker gets as old as 12.17 years

The zebra duiker (Cephalophus zebra) is a small antelope found primarily in Liberia, as well as the Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone, and occasionally Guinea. They are sometimes referred to as the banded duiker or striped-back duiker. It is believed to be one of the earliest duiker species to have evolved.

Animals of the same family as a Zebra duiker

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

Animals that reach the same age as Zebra duiker

With an average age of 12.17 years, Zebra duiker are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Zebra duiker

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

Weighting as much as Zebra duiker

A fully grown Zebra duiker reaches around 15.53 kg (34.23 lbs). So do these animals:

Animals as big as a Zebra duiker

Those animals grow as big as a Zebra duiker: