It is hard to guess what a Akodon sylvanus weights. But we have the answer:
An adult Akodon sylvanus (Akodon sylvanus) on average weights 39 grams (0.09 lbs).
The Akodon sylvanus is from the family Muridae (genus: Akodon). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 9.9 cm (0′ 4″).
As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.
Akodon sylvanus, also known as the forest grass mouse or woodland akodont, is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.It is found only in a small part of northwestern Argentina.
Animals of the same family as a Akodon sylvanus
We found other animals of the Muridae family:
- Pleasant gerbil with a weight of 13 grams
- Snow-footed Oldfield mouse with a weight of 54 grams
- Thespian grass mouse with a weight of 24 grams
- Bismarck giant rat with a weight of 613 grams
- Blyth’s vole with 1 babies per litter
- Smoky grass mouse with a weight of 22 grams
- Cauca climbing mouse with a weight of 89 grams
- Dent’s vlei rat with a weight of 120 grams
- Dark-tailed tree rat with a weight of 71 grams
- White-tailed rat with a weight of 86 grams
Animals with the same weight as a Akodon sylvanus
As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Akodon sylvanus:
- Sclater’s golden mole bringing 39 grams to the scale
- Greater false vampire bat bringing 39 grams to the scale
- Woolley’s false antechinus bringing 43 grams to the scale
- Jalapan pine vole bringing 40 grams to the scale
- Deroo’s mouse bringing 32 grams to the scale
- Mountain tube-nosed fruit bat bringing 43 grams to the scale
- Common rock rat bringing 40 grams to the scale
- Greater broad-nosed bat bringing 37 grams to the scale
- Fat-tailed false antechinus bringing 36 grams to the scale
- California mouse bringing 42 grams to the scale