Animal Size

Slender-tailed squirrel size: How big do they get?

How big does a Slender-tailed squirrel get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Slender-tailed squirrel (Protoxerus aubinnii) reaches an average size of 26.5 cm (0′ 11″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 427 grams (0.94 lbs). The Slender-tailed squirrel (genus: Protoxerus) 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.

The slender-tailed squirrel (Protoxerus aubinnii) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae found in Ivory Coast, Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Animals of the same family as a Slender-tailed squirrel

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Slender-tailed squirrel

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

Animals with the same weight as a Slender-tailed squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Protoxerus aubinnii: