Size has much importance in everyone life. If someone tells us only the size of species neither show its picture we will easily draw a diagram of that species in mind that is not actually we can see. Bandicoot is a small marsupial that is a smaller one from kangaroos. Male bandicoot size is double from female. Bandicoot has 11 to 13 length and has 0,3 to 3.g in weight.it has long snout larger ears, short tail and long body.
Each species of bandicoot size vary from one another it is generally one.
Long-nosed bandicoot size
- It is around 31-43 cm in size and having weight is up to 1.5 kg. It has a short tail and pointed hair.
Northern brown bandicoot
- It has the elongated snout and small around ears. Its length is around 30-47 cm having weight is approximately 2.1 kg.
Southern brown bandicoot size
- It is an endangered species of bandicoot had to weight around 1.5 kg and size was 28-36 cm. It had a long conical nose and small ears. tapered tail or yellow golden color.
- Its length is 30 cm and having weight around 230 gram. It is too similar to eastern barred bandicoot has the short tapered tail.
Eastern barred bandicoot size
- It is larger marsupial with pointed ears or long tapered snout and the pink nose. Having length is 32 cm and weight is about 700 gram. Tail length is 7-11 cm and head body length is 27-35 cm.
Greater bilby bandicoot
- It is also called the rabbit ear bandicoot because it has size like rabbit.its length is 9- 10 inches. Male weight is 1-2.5 kg has about the size of cat 23 inches and 10.5 pounds. and has a size of the mouse that is near to 6.5 inches and weight is 140 gram that is 5 ounces.
Lesser bilby bandicoot
- It is medium size marsupials having body mass 11-16 0z. 70 % initial is long from its body length means that it has a long tail. It has four different colors yellow, golden, brown and grey.
- It is the small ground-dwelling marsupial. Has length 23-26 cm and tail is 10-15 cm.
- It has much smaller size distinct from bandicoots by its golden color. From head to tail its average length is about 35 cm and having weight about 310 gram.
- It is the largest bandicoot in the world. Female has body weight around 1.4 kg and the male has weight around 4.5 kg.
This is all above major bandicoot species and their size all others are in these species further. Bandicoot size varies from one to another and you can read and get complete details about bandicoot size and its specie size.