Animal Weight

How much does a Alpine musk deer weight?

It is hard to guess what a Alpine musk deer weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Alpine musk deer (Moschus chrysogaster) on average weights 13.6 kg (29.98 lbs).

The Alpine musk deer is from the family Moschidae (genus: Moschus). It is usually born with about 660 grams (1.46 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 90 cm (3′ 0″). On average, Alpine musk deers can have babies 1 times per year with a litter size of 1.

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 Alpine musk deer is 13.6 kg (29.98 lbs)

The Alpine musk deer (Moschus chrysogaster) is a musk deer species native to the eastern Himalayas in Nepal, Bhutan and India to the highlands of Tibet.The Alpine musk deer recorded in the Himalayan foothills is now considered a separate species, the Himalayan musk deer.It is the state animal of Uttarakhand.

Animals of the same family as a Alpine musk deer

We found other animals of the Moschidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Alpine musk deer

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Moschus chrysogaster:

Animals with the same size as a Alpine musk deer

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Alpine musk deer:

Animals with the same litter size as a Alpine musk deer

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Alpine musk deer: