Animal Size

Tawitawi forest rat size: How big do they get?

How big does a Tawitawi forest rat get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Tawitawi forest rat (Rattus tawitawiensis) reaches an average size of 19 cm (0′ 8″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). The Tawitawi forest rat (genus: Rattus) 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.

The Tawitawi forest rat or Tawitawi Island rat (Rattus tawitawiensis) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found only in Tawi-Tawi, Philippines.

Animals of the same family as a Tawitawi forest rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Tawitawi forest rat

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