Animal Weight

How much does a Attwater’s pocket gopher weight?

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

An adult Attwater’s pocket gopher (Geomys attwateri) on average weights 144 grams (0.32 lbs).

The Attwater’s pocket gopher is from the family Geomyidae (genus: Geomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 15.3 cm (0′ 7″). Usually, Attwater’s pocket gophers have 1 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.

Attwater’s pocket gopher (Geomys attwateri) is a species of rodent in the family Geomyidae. It is endemic to the Texas Coastal Bend in the southcentral United States.This species was named in honor of English naturalist Henry Philemon Attwater.

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

We found other animals of the Geomyidae family:

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

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Geomys attwateri:

Animals with the same size as a Attwater’s pocket gopher

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Attwater’s pocket gopher

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Attwater’s pocket gopher: