Animal Weight

How much does a Bogotá grass mouse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Bogotá grass mouse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Bogotá grass mouse (Akodon bogotensis) on average weights 13 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Bogotá grass mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Akodon). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 58.3 cm (1′ 11″).

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 Bogotá grass mouse or Bogotá akodont, (Neomicroxus bogotensis) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.It is found in the Andes eastern and central Colombia and northwestern Venezuela. Alavarado-Serrano and D’Elía (2013) have assigned the species to a new genus, Neomicroxus along with Neomicroxus latebricola.

Animals of the same family as a Bogotá grass mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Bogotá grass mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Akodon bogotensis: