Animal Weight

How much does a Alcorn’s pocket gopher weight?

It is hard to guess what a Alcorn’s pocket gopher weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Alcorn’s pocket gopher (Pappogeomys alcorni) on average weights 150 grams (0.33 lbs).

The Alcorn’s pocket gopher is from the family Geomyidae (genus: Pappogeomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 67.5 cm (2′ 3″).

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.

Alcorn’s pocket gopher (Pappogeomys alcorni) is a species of rodent in the family Geomyidae. It is endemic to Mexico. Its natural habitat is montane pine-oak forest (910-3,010 m) in the Sierra del Tigre of south Jalisco. It is reputed to damage corn and bean fields and has been persecuted by farmers as a pest. The species is considered to be critically endangered.

Animals of the same family as a Alcorn’s pocket gopher

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Animals with the same weight as a Alcorn’s pocket gopher

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Pappogeomys alcorni: