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Yucatan squirrel size: How big do they get?

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

A grown Yucatan squirrel (Sciurus yucatanensis) reaches an average size of 23.6 cm (0′ 10″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 225 grams (0.5 lbs). A Yucatan squirrel has 3 babies at once. The Yucatan squirrel (genus: Sciurus) 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.

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The Yucatan squirrel ( (listen), Sciurus yucatanensis), originally named the Yucatan gray squirrel, also once named the Campeche squirrel, is a tree squirrel in the genus Sciurus found in the Yucat√°n Peninsula and adjacent areas. It is native to northern Belize, northeastern Guatemala, and southeast Mexico.

Animals of the same family as a Yucatan squirrel

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Yucatan squirrel

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Yucatan squirrel

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Yucatan squirrel:

Animals with the same weight as a Yucatan squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Sciurus yucatanensis: