Animal Weight

How much does a Bartels’s spiny rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Bartels’s spiny rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Bartels’s spiny rat (Maxomys bartelsii) on average weights 88 grams (0.19 lbs).

The Bartels’s spiny rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Maxomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 16.7 cm (0′ 7″).

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.

Bartels’s spiny rat (Maxomys bartelsii) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found only in Indonesia This species in indigenous to the volcano forests of west and central Java, the main island of Indonesia. The species is able to tolerate moderate disturbance and can be found at the edge of the forests as well.

Animals of the same family as a Bartels’s spiny rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Bartels’s spiny rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Maxomys bartelsii: