Animal Size

Eastern bettong size: How big do they get?

How big does a Eastern bettong get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Eastern bettong (Bettongia gaimardi) reaches an average size of 33.1 cm (1′ 2″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). Usually, they reach an age of 11.75 years. A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 1.66 kg (3.67 lbs). A Eastern bettong has 1 babies at once. The Eastern bettong (genus: Bettongia) is a member of the family Potoroidae.

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 eastern bettong (Bettongia gaimardi), also known as the Balbo (by the Ngunnawal People who used to keep them as pets), southern bettong and Tasmanian bettong, is a bettong whose natural range includes southeastern Australia and eastern Tasmania.

Animals of the same family as a Eastern bettong

We found other animals of the Potoroidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Eastern bettong

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Eastern bettong:

Animals with the same litter size as a Eastern bettong

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Eastern bettong:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Eastern bettong

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Eastern bettong:

Animals with the same weight as a Eastern bettong

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Bettongia gaimardi: