Animal Size

Barasingha size: How big do they get?

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

A grown Barasingha (Rucervus duvaucelii) reaches an average size of 1.5 meter (5′ 0″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 171.22 kg (377.48 lbs). A Barasingha has 1 babies at once. The Barasingha (genus: Rucervus) is a member of the family Cervidae.

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 Barasingha is  (5' 0

The barasingha (Rucervus duvaucelii), also called swamp deer, is a deer species distributed in the Indian subcontinent. Populations in northern and central India are fragmented, and two isolated populations occur in southwestern Nepal. It is extinct in Pakistan and Bangladesh.The specific name commemorates the French naturalist Alfred Duvaucel.The swamp deer differs from all other Indian deer species in that the antlers carry more than three tines. Because of this distinctive character it is designated bārah-singgā, meaning “twelve-horned” in Hindustani. Mature stags usually have 10 to 14 tines, and some have been known to have up to 20.In Assamese, barasingha is called dolhorina; dol meaning swamp.

Animals of the same family as a Barasingha

We found other animals of the Cervidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Barasingha

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Barasingha

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Barasingha:

Animals with the same weight as a Barasingha

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Rucervus duvaucelii: