Animal Size

Black colobus size: How big do they get?

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

A grown Black colobus (Colobus satanas) reaches an average size of 62.9 cm (2′ 1″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 9.1 kg (20.07 lbs). The Black colobus (genus: Colobus) is a member of the family Cercopithecidae.

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 Black colobus is  (2' 1

The black colobus (Colobus satanas), or satanic black colobus, is a species of Old World monkey belonging to the genus Colobus. The species is found in a small area of western central Africa. Black colobuses are large, completely covered with black fur, and like all other Colobus monkeys, do not have a thumb. The species has faced large declines in population due to habitat destruction and hunting by humans, and was consequently listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List in 1994.

Animals of the same family as a Black colobus

We found other animals of the Cercopithecidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Black colobus

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

Animals with the same weight as a Black colobus

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Colobus satanas: