Animal Size

Luzon hairy-tailed rat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Luzon hairy-tailed rat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Luzon hairy-tailed rat (Batomys granti) reaches an average size of 20.4 cm (0′ 9″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 170 grams (0.37 lbs). The Luzon hairy-tailed rat (genus: Batomys) is a member of the family Muridae.

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 Luzon forest rat or Luzon hairy-tailed rat (Batomys granti) is one of five species of rodent in the genus Batomys. It is in the diverse family Muridae.This species is found only in the Philippines. This species was the first of the five to be identified and stayed the sole indicator for the genus for roughly 75 years, until 1988. Majority of this species lives on Mount Data which is one of several mountains in the Cordillera Mountains region of Northern Luzon.

Animals of the same family as a Luzon hairy-tailed rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Luzon hairy-tailed rat

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

Animals with the same weight as a Luzon hairy-tailed rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Batomys granti: