Animal Size

Amami rabbit size: How big do they get?

How big does a Amami rabbit get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Amami rabbit (Pentalagus furnessi) reaches an average size of 44.4 cm (1′ 6″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A Amami rabbit has 2 babies at once. The Amami rabbit (genus: Pentalagus) is a member of the family Leporidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

The average adult size of a Amami rabbit is  (1' 6

The Amami rabbit (Pentalagus furnessi; Amami: [ʔosaɡi]), or Amamino kuro usagi (アマミノクロウサギ 奄美野黒兔, lit. “Amami wild black rabbit”), also known as the Ryukyu rabbit is a dark-furred rabbit which is only found in Amami Ōshima and Toku-no-Shima, two small islands between southern Kyūshū and Okinawa in Kagoshima Prefecture (but actually closer to Okinawa) in Japan. Often called a living fossil, the Amami rabbit is a living remnant of ancient rabbits that once lived on the Asian mainland, where they died out, remaining only on the two small Japanese islands where they live today.

Animals of the same family as a Amami rabbit

We found other animals of the Leporidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Amami rabbit

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Amami rabbit:

Animals with the same litter size as a Amami rabbit

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Amami rabbit: