Animal Size

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

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

A grown Bushy-tailed mongoose (Bdeogale crassicauda) reaches an average size of 44.6 cm (1′ 6″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 1.72 kg (3.79 lbs). A Bushy-tailed mongoose has 1 babies at once. The Bushy-tailed mongoose (genus: Bdeogale) 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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Animals of the same family as a Bushy-tailed mongoose

We found other animals of the Herpestidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Bushy-tailed mongoose

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Bushy-tailed mongoose

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Bushy-tailed mongoose:

Animals with the same weight as a Bushy-tailed mongoose

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Bdeogale crassicauda: