Animal Size

Red-bellied lemur size: How big do they get?

How big does a Red-bellied lemur get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Red-bellied lemur (Eulemur rubriventer) reaches an average size of 40.4 cm (1′ 4″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 2.03 kg (4.47 lbs). On birth they have a weight of 85 grams (0.19 lbs). A Red-bellied lemur has 1 babies at once. The Red-bellied lemur (genus: Eulemur) is a member of the family Lemuridae.

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 Red-bellied lemur is  (1' 4

The red-bellied lemur (Eulemur rubriventer) is a medium-sized strepsirrhine primate with a luxuriant chestnut brown coat. This lemur is endemic to eastern Madagascan rainforests and is distinguished by patches of white skin below the eyes, giving rise to a “teardrop” effect, particularly conspicuous in the male.The species, first identified in 1850, exhibits diurnal behaviour and marked sexual dimorphism. The red-bellied lemur has been studied extensively since the mid-1980s, primarily in Ranomafana National Park. This lemur species is designated as vulnerable according to the IUCN Red List, due to threats endangering habitats from slash-and-burn agriculture in Madagascar.

Animals of the same family as a Red-bellied lemur

We found other animals of the Lemuridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Red-bellied lemur

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Red-bellied lemur

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Red-bellied lemur:

Animals with the same weight as a Red-bellied lemur

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Eulemur rubriventer: