Animal Weight

How much does a Bocage’s mole-rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Bocage’s mole-rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Bocage’s mole-rat (Cryptomys bocagei) on average weights 93 grams (0.21 lbs).

The Bocage’s mole-rat is from the family Bathyergidae (genus: Cryptomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 19.3 cm (0′ 8″).

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.

Bocage’s mole-rat (Fukomys bocagei) is a species of rodent in the family Bathyergidae.It is found in Angola, Namibia, possibly Democratic Republic of the Congo, and possibly Zambia.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, dry savanna, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland, and caves.

Animals of the same family as a Bocage’s mole-rat

We found other animals of the Bathyergidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Bocage’s mole-rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Cryptomys bocagei: