Gallery description : caracal

Caracal (caracal caracal) is an animal of the mammal type. It inhabits dry woodland and savannah. The weight of this animal is about 11kg - 18kg (24lbs - 40lbs) and lives for 12 - 15 years. Human, hyena, lions are the dangerous creatures for caracals. See the table below for more information.

Facts about caracals
NameCaracal
PhylumChordata
Scientific NameCaracal caracal
Weight11kg - 18kg (24lbs - 40lbs)
OrderCarnivora
Average Litter Size3
HabitatDry woodland and savannah
LifestyleSolitary
DietCarnivore
PredatorsHuman, hyena, lions
Size (H)65cm - 90cm (2ft - 3ft)
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Skin TypeFur
FamilyFelidae
Top Speed80km/h (50mph)
TypeMammal
ColourTan, brown, black
GenusCaracal
Main PreyHares, mice, antelope
Life Span12 - 15 years
KingdomAnimalia
Distinctive FeaturesLong, black ear tufts and short fur
ClassMammalia
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