Animal Size

Sinaloan pocket mouse size: How big do they get?

How big does a Sinaloan pocket mouse get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Sinaloan pocket mouse (Chaetodipus pernix) reaches an average size of 7.1 cm (0′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 17 grams (0.04 lbs). The Sinaloan pocket mouse (genus: Chaetodipus) is a member of the family Heteromyidae.

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 Sinaloan pocket mouse (Chaetodipus pernix) is one of 17 species of pocket mice in the genus Chaetodipus. Two subspecies of C. pernix are recognized, C. p. pernix and C. p. rostratus, all are endemic to Mexico.This small mouse lives among shrubs and has a wide range of coat colors.

Animals of the same family as a Sinaloan pocket mouse

We found other animals of the Heteromyidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Sinaloan pocket mouse

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Sinaloan pocket mouse:

Animals with the same weight as a Sinaloan pocket mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Chaetodipus pernix: