Animal Size

Forest giant squirrel size: How big do they get?

How big does a Forest giant squirrel get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Forest giant squirrel (Protoxerus stangeri) reaches an average size of 29.1 cm (1′ 0″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). Usually, they reach an age of 5.08 years. A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 630 grams (1.39 lbs). A Forest giant squirrel has 1 babies at once. The Forest giant squirrel (genus: Protoxerus) is a member of the family Sciuridae.

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 forest giant squirrel (Protoxerus stangeri) or Stanger’s squirrel is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae found in Angola, Benin, Burundi, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and plantations.

Animals of the same family as a Forest giant squirrel

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Forest giant squirrel

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Forest giant squirrel

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Forest giant squirrel:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Forest giant squirrel

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Forest giant squirrel:

Animals with the same weight as a Forest giant squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Protoxerus stangeri: