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Chinchilla (chinchilla lanigera) is usually 25cm - 35cm (10in - 14in). These mammals usually live 10 - 18 years. Chinchilla is a mammal that inhabits dry and mountainous regions. It has a fur skin type. The diet is herbivore. The top speed it can reach is 24km/h (15mph). The average weight is 400g - 500g (14oz - 18oz).

Facts about chinchillas
NameChinchilla
Skin TypeFur
Average Litter Size3
FamilyChinchillidae
TypeMammal
DietHerbivore
PhylumChordata
Life Span10 - 18 years
Scientific NameChinchilla lanigera
LifestyleSolitary
Main PreyFruit, nuts, seeds
ColourBeige, brown, grey
ClassMammalia
Size (L)25cm - 35cm (10in - 14in)
PredatorsOwls, fox, cougars
Conservation StatusEndangered
Weight400g - 500g (14oz - 18oz)
Distinctive FeaturesDense fur and long back legs
OrderRodentia
KingdomAnimalia
HabitatDry and mountainous regions
Top Speed24km/h (15mph)
GenusChinchilla
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