Animal Size

Leopard cat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Leopard cat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis) reaches an average size of 68.4 cm (2′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). During their lifetime of about 15 years, they grow from 84 grams (0.19 lbs) to 2.78 kg (6.14 lbs). A Leopard cat has 2 babies at once. The Leopard cat (genus: Prionailurus) is a member of the family Felidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

The average adult size of a Leopard cat is  (2' 3

The leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis) is a small wild cat native to continental South, Southeast and East Asia. Since 2002 it has been listed as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List as it is widely distributed although threatened by habitat loss and hunting in parts of its range.Historically, the leopard cat of continental Asia was considered the same species as the Sunda leopard cat. As of 2017, the latter is recognised as a distinct species, with the taxonomic name Prionailurus javanensis.Leopard cat subspecies differ widely in fur colour, tail length, skull shape and size of carnassials. Archaeological evidence indicates that the leopard cat was the first cat species domesticated in Neolithic China about 5,000 years ago in Shaanxi and Henan Provinces.

Animals of the same family as a Leopard cat

We found other animals of the Felidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Leopard cat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Leopard cat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Leopard cat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Leopard cat:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Leopard cat

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Leopard cat:

Animals with the same weight as a Leopard cat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Prionailurus bengalensis: