Animal Weight

How much does a Alexander’s kusimanse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Alexander’s kusimanse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Alexander’s kusimanse (Crossarchus alexandri) on average weights 1.5 kg (3.31 lbs).

The Alexander’s kusimanse is from the family Herpestidae (genus: Crossarchus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 45 cm (1′ 6″). Usually, Alexander’s kusimanses have 4 babies per litter.

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.

The average adult weight of a Alexander's kusimanse is 1.5 kg (3.31 lbs)

Alexander’s kusimanse (Crossarchus alexandri) is a mongoose species native to Central African rainforests up to an elevation of 2,900 m (9,500 ft).It has a body length of 30 to 45 cm (12 to 18 in) and weighs between 0.45 and 1.4 kg (0.99 and 3.09 lb). Its tail is 15–25 cm (5.9–9.8 in) long.It feeds on grubs, small rodents, small reptiles, crabs, and some fruits. It can produce 2 to 3 litters (2 to 4 young per litter) of young each year after a gestation period of 8 weeks. The young wean at 3 weeks old and reach sexual maturity at 9 months old.

Animals of the same family as a Alexander’s kusimanse

We found other animals of the Herpestidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Alexander’s kusimanse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Crossarchus alexandri:

Animals with the same size as a Alexander’s kusimanse

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Alexander’s kusimanse:

Animals with the same litter size as a Alexander’s kusimanse

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Alexander’s kusimanse: