Animal Size

Magellanic tuco-tuco size: How big do they get?

How big does a Magellanic tuco-tuco get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Magellanic tuco-tuco (Ctenomys magellanicus) reaches an average size of 21.6 cm (0′ 9″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 272 grams (0.6 lbs). The Magellanic tuco-tuco (genus: Ctenomys) is a member of the family Ctenomyidae.

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 average adult size of a Magellanic tuco-tuco is  (0' 9

The Magellanic tuco-tuco (Ctenomys magellanicus) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae.It is found in Argentina and Chile.Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland. It is also known as the cururo by the Ona culture of Tierra del Fuego.

Animals of the same family as a Magellanic tuco-tuco

We found other animals of the Ctenomyidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Magellanic tuco-tuco

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

Animals with the same weight as a Magellanic tuco-tuco

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Ctenomys magellanicus: