Animal Size

Stein’s paramelomys size: How big do they get?

How big does a Stein’s paramelomys get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Stein’s paramelomys (Paramelomys steini) reaches an average size of 12.5 cm (0′ 5″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). The Stein’s paramelomys (genus: Paramelomys) 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.

Stein’s paramelomys, (Paramelomys steini), is a species of rodent native to Indonesia. Official observation of this species was only obtained on the Wayland Mountain on the island of New Guinea (Papua Province, Indonesia). It has only been observed on montane (high-altitude) forests. The population of P. steini is not known.It was previously classified as Paramelomys rubex before it was recognized as separate species. P. steini has a larger body but shorter and wider hind feet.

Animals of the same family as a Stein’s paramelomys

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Stein’s paramelomys

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Stein’s paramelomys: