How big does a Great-tailed triok get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:
A grown Great-tailed triok (Dactylopsila megalura) reaches an average size of 22.3 cm (0′ 9″).
When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). The Great-tailed triok (genus: Dactylopsila) is a member of the family Petauridae.
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 great-tailed triok (Dactylopsila megalura) is a species of marsupial in the family Petauridae. It is found in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.
Animals of the same family as a Great-tailed triok
We found other animals of the Petauridae family:
- Sugar glider with a size of 15.2 cm (0′ 6″)
- Northern glider with a size of 25.5 cm (0′ 11″)
- Squirrel glider with 1 babies per litter
- Mahogany glider with 1 babies per litter
- Biak glider with a size of 14.5 cm (0′ 6″)
- Long-fingered triok with a size of 23.5 cm (0′ 10″)
- Striped possum with a size of 25.5 cm (0′ 11″)
- Tate’s triok with a weight of 252 grams
- Leadbeater’s possum with 1 babies per litter
- Yellow-bellied glider with 1 babies per litter
Animals with the same size as a Great-tailed triok
Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Great-tailed triok:
- Indian hedgehog with a size of 18 cm (0′ 8″)
- Straw-coloured fruit bat with a size of 18.2 cm (0′ 8″)
- Müller’s giant Sunda rat with a size of 23.9 cm (0′ 10″)
- Deppe’s squirrel with a size of 20 cm (0′ 8″)
- Desert hedgehog with a size of 18.1 cm (0′ 8″)
- Large New Guinea spiny rat with a size of 19.5 cm (0′ 8″)
- Fire-footed rope squirrel with a size of 20.5 cm (0′ 9″)
- Cotton-top tamarin with a size of 24 cm (0′ 10″)
- Culion tree squirrel with a size of 21 cm (0′ 9″)
- Lesser flying fox with a size of 19 cm (0′ 8″)