How big, tall and heavy are pandas?
Adult pandas are about 150cm from nose to rump, with a 10-15cm tail. And they can grow up to 90cm tall at the shoulder.
An adult panda can weigh up to 150kg, with males 10% larger and 20% heavier than females.
They have two unique physical features that help them to hold, crush and eat bamboo:
- Broad, flat molar teeth
- Enlarged wrist bone that functions as an opposable thumb