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Jackal (canis aureus) is a mammal type animal. It inhabits grass plains and dry woodland. The animal weights about 6.8-11kg (15-24lbs) and lives for 8-15 years. Hyena, leopard, eagles are dangerous for jackals. Look up the table below for more facts.

Facts about jackals
NameJackal
DietCarnivore
Conservation StatusLeast concern
GenusCanis
Top Speed32 km/h (20 mph)
PhylumChordata
PredatorsHyena, leopard, eagles
KingdomAnimalia
HabitatGrass plains and dry woodland
Size90-105cm (35-42in)
OrderCarnivora
ColourTan, brown, grey, white
LifestylePack
Main PreyAntelope, reptiles, insects
Average Litter Size5
TypeMammal
FamilyCanidae
Weight6.8-11kg (15-24lbs)
Life Span8-15 years
Scientific NameCanis aureus
ClassMammalia
Skin TypeFur
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Description Nocturnal animals pictures. BBC Earth's favourite nocturnal animals - Holy Kaw!
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