Animal Size

Mexican fox squirrel size: How big do they get?

How big does a Mexican fox squirrel get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Mexican fox squirrel (Sciurus nayaritensis) reaches an average size of 28.3 cm (1′ 0″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 697 grams (1.54 lbs). A Mexican fox squirrel has 2 babies at once. The Mexican fox squirrel (genus: Sciurus) is a member of the family Sciuridae.

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 Mexican fox squirrel (Sciurus nayaritensis) is a species of tree squirrel found throughout the Sierra Madre Occidental of Mexico as far south as Jalisco — and northward into the Chiricahua Mountains of southeastern Arizona, U.S.This species, or its subspecies, is sometimes called the Nayarit, Apache, or Chiricahua fox squirrel. It has been evaluated as an IUCN Red List Least Concern species.

Animals of the same family as a Mexican fox squirrel

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Mexican fox squirrel

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Mexican fox squirrel:

Animals with the same litter size as a Mexican fox squirrel

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Mexican fox squirrel:

Animals with the same weight as a Mexican fox squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Sciurus nayaritensis: