How long do kingfishers live ?

The average lifespan of kingfishers i about 2 years. Kingfisher arranges a nest on a steep slope that descends to the river. During the mating season, the male quickly sweeps in the air past the female and describes the circles high above the ground. In kingfisher, the marriage flight can last for hours and ends usually when […]

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How long do leopard seals live ?

Leopard seals average lifespan is about 26 years. Sexual maturity occurs at the age of 3-4 years, which is quite early. Populations of this type of animal at the moment nothing is threatened. Now in the world of them there are about 400 thousand individuals. With his dinner, the leopard seal does not stand on […]

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How long do tapirs live ?

In nature, tapirs average lifespan is about 25 to 30 years. The female tapir has been breeding for a little over a year (about 14 months). In the light of tapirs there is one cub, its weight at birth is about 5 kilograms. The babies are covered with protective coloring: fur has a pockmarked color, consisting […]

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How long do jackals live ?

Average life span of jackals is about 8-9 years in nature and up to 16 years in captivity. In places jackals serve as an object of hunting, although their skin is of a rather poor quality.  Ordinary jackals very easily adapt to different types of food. Their diet consists of food of ani mal and […]

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How long do lemmings live ?

Average lifespan of lemmings is about 1-2 years. The welfare of most predators of the tundra (Arctic fox, white owl and others) depends on the number of lemmings. Sometimes the number of these animals grows to an incredible amount. They literally swarm under their feet – so prolific they have seasons. At this time, the […]

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How long do echidnas live ?

Echidna are very viable animals. They can do without food for a whole month. Live echidnas long. The average lifespan of echidnas is about 30-40 years. There were individuals who crossed the threshold of 50 years. Unlike platypus, echidna perfectly feel in captivity. Echidna has enemies, for example, lizards, foxes, wild dogs. They can drive […]

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How long do emperor penguins live ?

The emperor penguin does not have too many enemies, so under natural conditions emperor penguins average lifespan is about 25 years. As we know they can even live longer in captivity. The process of breeding chicks from the emperor penguin is very touching and noble. The female lays only one egg in May or June […]

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How long do flounder live ?

The average lifespan of flounder is about 3-10 years.The flounder breeds between February and May. Such a spread in terms is due to the fact that the habitat is quite wide, and in each case the fish has its own time period, when an active spawn occurs. Despite the fact that flounder prefers to live […]

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How long do Galapagos penguins live ?

Average lifespan of Galapagos penguins is about 15 – 20 years. They can live longer in captivity. They live can’t so long in the wild due to predation, climatic events, human disturbance, anf some other reasons, most of them can’t live even 8-10 years. Galapagos penguins are very romantic birds. The courtship period for this […]

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How long do gerbils live ?

Gerbils usually live 3-4 years, and in their natural environment their habitual way of life is rather unusual: these rodents constitute family colonies – father, mother and several broods, and married couples are formed for life. Gerbils belong to the subfamily of rodents. They came to us from the Mongolian steppes and quickly became one […]

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How long do gibbons live ?

In nature gibbons average lifespan is about 25 years, but once a representative of this family lived to the age of 50 years! As for the choice of partners, the gibbons are monogamous. They prefer to live in pairs or families (male, female and their offspring). All gibbons are very moving creatures. They like team games […]

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How long do guinea fowl live ?

Average lifespan of guinea fowl can be up to 10 years and even more, but domestic guinea fowls live only 2-3 years, since it is not profitable to keep further, it is necessary to update the livestock. You can find the guinea fowl on a long oval-shaped body, a small bare head with a red fleshy beard and […]

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