Animal Size

Somali hedgehog size: How big do they get?

How big does a Somali hedgehog get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Somali hedgehog (Atelerix sclateri) reaches an average size of 12.9 cm (0′ 6″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). The Somali hedgehog (genus: Atelerix) is a member of the family Erinaceidae.

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 Somali hedgehog is  (0' 6

The Somali hedgehog (Atelerix sclateri) is a species of mammal in the family Erinaceidae. It is endemic to Somalia. The Somali hedgehog is nocturnal.

Animals of the same family as a Somali hedgehog

We found other animals of the Erinaceidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Somali hedgehog

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