Animal Size

Red-shanked douc size: How big do they get?

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

A grown Red-shanked douc (Pygathrix nemaeus) reaches an average size of 61.7 cm (2′ 1″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). During their lifetime of about 25 years, they grow from 192 grams (0.42 lbs) to 9.48 kg (20.9 lbs). A Red-shanked douc has 1 babies at once. The Red-shanked douc (genus: Pygathrix) is a member of the family Cercopithecidae.

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-shanked douc is  (2' 1

The red-shanked douc (Pygathrix nemaeus) is a species of Old World monkey, among the most colourful of all primates. It is an arboreal and diurnal monkey that eats and sleeps in the trees of the forest.

Animals of the same family as a Red-shanked douc

We found other animals of the Cercopithecidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Red-shanked douc

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Red-shanked douc

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

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Red-shanked douc

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Red-shanked douc:

Animals with the same weight as a Red-shanked douc

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Pygathrix nemaeus: