Animal Weight

How much does a Doria’s tree-kangaroo weight?

It is hard to guess what a Doria’s tree-kangaroo weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Doria’s tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus dorianus) on average weights 8.98 kg (19.8 lbs).

The Doria’s tree-kangaroo is from the family Macropodidae (genus: Dendrolagus). They can live for up to 8 years. When reaching adult age, they grow up to 60.4 cm (2′ 0″). Usually, Doria’s tree-kangaroos have 1 babies per litter.

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The average adult weight of a Doria's tree-kangaroo is 8.98 kg (19.8 lbs)

Doria’s tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus dorianus) is a tree-kangaroo endemic to Papua New Guinea.

Animals of the same family as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo

We found other animals of the Macropodidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Dendrolagus dorianus:

Animals with the same size as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Doria’s tree-kangaroo:

Animals with the same litter size as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Doria’s tree-kangaroo: