Animal Size

Brown-tailed mongoose size: How big do they get?

How big does a Brown-tailed mongoose get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Brown-tailed mongoose (Salanoia concolor) reaches an average size of 29.7 cm (1′ 0″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). Usually, they reach an age of 4.75 years. A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 711 grams (1.57 lbs). The Brown-tailed mongoose (genus: Salanoia) is a member of the family Herpestidae.

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.

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The brown-tailed mongoose, Malagasy brown-tailed mongoose, or salano (Salanoia concolor) is a species of mammal in the family Eupleridae. It is endemic to Madagascar. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Animals of the same family as a Brown-tailed mongoose

We found other animals of the Herpestidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Brown-tailed mongoose

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

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Brown-tailed mongoose

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Brown-tailed mongoose:

Animals with the same weight as a Brown-tailed mongoose

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Salanoia concolor: