Animal Size

Duthie’s golden mole size: How big do they get?

How big does a Duthie’s golden mole get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Duthie’s golden mole (Chlorotalpa duthieae) reaches an average size of 10 cm (0′ 4″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A Duthie’s golden mole has 2 babies at once. The Duthie’s golden mole (genus: Chlorotalpa) is a member of the family Chrysochloridae.

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 Duthie's golden mole is  (0' 4

Duthie’s golden mole (Chlorotalpa duthieae) is a species of mammal in the family Chrysochloridae. It is endemic to South Africa. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, moist savanna, temperate grassland, arable land, pastureland, plantations, rural gardens, urban areas, and introduced vegetation. It is threatened by habitat destruction. The specific name duthieae was given in honour of Dr. Augusta Vera Duthie, a South African botanist.

Animals of the same family as a Duthie’s golden mole

We found other animals of the Chrysochloridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Duthie’s golden mole

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Duthie’s golden mole

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Duthie’s golden mole: