Animal Size

Himalayan field rat size: How big do they get?

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

A grown Himalayan field rat (Rattus nitidus) reaches an average size of 18.2 cm (0′ 8″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 100 grams (0.22 lbs). A Himalayan field rat has 3 babies at once. The Himalayan field 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.

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The Himalayan field rat (Rattus nitidus), sometimes known as the white-footed Indo-Chinese rat, is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It has a wide range, being found in India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam, with introduced populations in Indonesia (widely), Palau, and the Philippines. A common species, the International Union for Conservation of Nature has assessed its conservation status as being of “least concern”.

Animals of the same family as a Himalayan field rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same size as a Himalayan field rat

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Himalayan field rat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Himalayan field rat:

Animals with the same weight as a Himalayan field rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Rattus nitidus: