There is no sexual dimorphism in the size or color of red pandas.
There is no sexual dimorphism in the size or color of red pandas, meaning both males and females are similar.
The mean mass of adult male red pandas is 5 kilograms, but can range from 3.7 to 6.2 kilograms. For females, the mean mass is 4.9 kilograms and varies from 4.2 to 6 kilograms.
The length of the red panda’s head and body is 560 to 625 millimeters and the length of the red panda’s tail is 370 to 472 millimeters.
• Image | © Mathias Appel, Public Domain, (CC0 1.0)
• Sources | (Pocock, 1941; Roberts, 1975l; Roberts & Gittleman, 1984; Roberts & Kessler, 1979)