Animal Size

Dickey’s deer mouse size: How big do they get?

How big does a Dickey’s deer mouse get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Dickey’s deer mouse (Peromyscus dickeyi) reaches an average size of 10 cm (0′ 4″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 28 grams (0.06 lbs). The Dickey’s deer mouse (genus: Peromyscus) is a member of the family Muridae.

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.

Dickey’s deer mouse (Peromyscus dickeyi) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is endemic to Mexico, being found only on a small island in the Gulf of California. The species is named for Donald Dickey, who sponsored the expedition that first discovered the animal.

Animals of the same family as a Dickey’s deer mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Dickey’s deer mouse

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Dickey’s deer mouse:

Animals with the same weight as a Dickey’s deer mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Peromyscus dickeyi: