Animal Size

Hairy-tailed mole size: How big do they get?

How big does a Hairy-tailed mole get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Hairy-tailed mole (Parascalops breweri) reaches an average size of 12.7 cm (0′ 5″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). During their lifetime of about 5 years, they grow from 6 grams (0.01 lbs) to 51 grams (0.11 lbs). Talking about reproduction, Hairy-tailed moles have 4 babies about 1 times per year. The Hairy-tailed mole (genus: Parascalops) is a member of the family Talpidae.

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 hairy-tailed mole (Parascalops breweri), also known as Brewer’s mole, is a medium-sized North American mole. It is the only member of the genus Parascalops. The species epithet breweri refers to Thomas Mayo Brewer, an American naturalist.

Animals of the same family as a Hairy-tailed mole

We found other animals of the Talpidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Hairy-tailed mole

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Hairy-tailed mole

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Hairy-tailed mole:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Hairy-tailed mole

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Hairy-tailed mole:

Animals with the same weight as a Hairy-tailed mole

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Parascalops breweri: