Nowadays, thanks to development in science and medicine, many people live till their 70s, 80s or even more. On the other hand, animals’ average age are usually way less than those of humans. For instance, the average age of dogs is only 20 years. However, there are some animals out there that live longer than the average age of people. Here are 10 animals that outlive people.
1 Giant tortoise:
The giant tortoise is a type of tortoises that can easily live more than 100 years old. Actually it is said that the minimum age of this kind is 150 years old, while the maximum age is 250 years old. It is worth mentioning that these types of tortoises can be found in Madagascar.
Tuataras are reptiles and sometimes they are called “living fossils”. They can be found in one only place which is New Zealand. The tuatara is similar in shape to lizards but it is not a lizard. It is said that some tuataras can live up to 200 years.