Animal Weight

How much does a Bolivian tuco-tuco weight?

It is hard to guess what a Bolivian tuco-tuco weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Bolivian tuco-tuco (Ctenomys boliviensis) on average weights 462 grams (1.02 lbs).

The Bolivian tuco-tuco is from the family Ctenomyidae (genus: Ctenomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 22.1 cm (0′ 9″).

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 Bolivian tuco-tuco (Ctenomys boliviensis) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, and Paraguay.

Animals of the same family as a Bolivian tuco-tuco

We found other animals of the Ctenomyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Bolivian tuco-tuco

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Ctenomys boliviensis:

Animals with the same size as a Bolivian tuco-tuco

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Bolivian tuco-tuco: