Cativity lifespan is roughly 15 to 17 years.
In it's natural habitat it has an expected longevity of about 10 to 12 years.
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Serval is closely related to the African Golden Cat and the Caracal
The lynx family of cats have long tufts of hair on their ears. The caracal (Caracal caracal) also has long ear tufts and is hence often called a lynx. However the short haired caracal is an African/Asian wild cat and is not related to the long haired lynx family of cats in Europe/North America.
Felis caracalThe correct scientific name is Caracal caracal (Schreber 1776). Synonyms are Felis caracal and Lynx caracal.The 8 subspecies (linked to location) are:Caracal caracal algiraCaracal caracal caracalCaracal caracal damarensisCaracal caracal limpopoensisCaracal caracal lucaniCaracal caracal nubicaCaracal caracal poecilotisCaracal caracal schmitzi
The caracal is a medium-sized cat with uniform pale reddish-brown fur, and no distinctive markings on its coat. A wildcat (Felis caracal syn. Lynx caracal) of Africa and southern Asia having short fawn-colored fur and long tufted ears.
The Caracal (Caracal caracal), also called Persian Lynx or African Lynx
The caracal is active during the night.
FC Caracal was created in 1949.
Caracal Battalion was created in 2000.
For a map of the range of the caracal, click on this link.
A caracal is sometimes called a lynx, however caracals occur in Africa and Asia and they are not related to the lynx family of cats, which occur in America and Europe. The association probably originated because the caracal has long tufted ears like the cats in the lynx family.