Animal Size

Roborovski dwarf hamster size: How big do they get?

How big does a Roborovski dwarf hamster get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Roborovski dwarf hamster (Phodopus roborovskii) reaches an average size of 7.2 cm (0′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). On birth they have a weight of 1 grams (0 lbs). A Roborovski dwarf hamster has 6 babies at once. The Roborovski dwarf hamster (genus: Phodopus) 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 Roborovski hamster (Phodopus roborovskii), also known as the desert hamster or Robo dwarf hamster, is the smallest of three species of hamster in the genus Phodopus, averaging under 2 centimetres (0.8 in) at birth and 4.5–5 centimetres (1.8–2.0 in) and 20–25 grams (0.71–0.88 oz) during adulthood. Distinguishing characteristics of the Roborovskis are eyebrow-like white spots and the lack of any dorsal stripe (found on the other members of the genus Phodopus). The average lifespan for the Roborovski hamster is 2-3 years, though this is dependent on living conditions (extremes being four years in captivity and two in the wild). Roborovskis are known for their speed and have been said to run an equivalent of four human marathons each night on average.

Animals of the same family as a Roborovski dwarf hamster

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Roborovski dwarf hamster

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Roborovski dwarf hamster:

Animals with the same litter size as a Roborovski dwarf hamster

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (6) as a Roborovski dwarf hamster: