Animal Size

Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat (Crateromys australis) reaches an average size of 26.5 cm (0′ 11″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). The Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat (genus: Crateromys) 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.

The average adult size of a Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat is  (0' 11

The Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat, Dinagat crateromys or Dinagat cloud rat (Crateromys australis) is a species of cloud rat in the family Muridae. It is one of the eight cloud rats found only in the Philippines, and is specifically endemic to Dinagat Island. It is known locally as hawili. A single specimen was discovered in 1975 by Dioscoro S. Rabor and his team during a scientific survey in Dinagat. The natural habitat is tropical lowland forests, which is facing environmental threats. Habitat loss is caused by progressive deforestation from heavy logging and chromite mining in the area. Almost 40 years after the original discovery, five live specimens were discovered by Milada Řeháková, Václav Řehák and William L.R. Oliver, in 2012.

Animals of the same family as a Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Dinagat bushy-tailed cloud rat

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