Animal Size

Owston’s palm civet size: How big do they get?

How big does a Owston’s palm civet get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Owston’s palm civet (Chrotogale owstoni) reaches an average size of 57.2 cm (1′ 11″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 3.27 kg (7.21 lbs). The Owston’s palm civet (genus: Chrotogale) is a member of the family Viverridae.

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 Owston's palm civet is  (1' 11

Owston’s palm civet (Chrotogale owstoni) is a civet native to Vietnam, Laos and southern China. It is listed as Endangered by IUCN because of an ongoing population decline, estimated to be more than 50% over the last three generations, inferred from over-exploitation, habitat destruction and degradation.Chrotogale is a monospecific genus. Owston’s palm civet is named after the wildlife collector Alan Owston.

Animals of the same family as a Owston’s palm civet

We found other animals of the Viverridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Owston’s palm civet

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Owston’s palm civet:

Animals with the same weight as a Owston’s palm civet

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Chrotogale owstoni: