Animal Weight

How much does a Brown fur seal weight?

It is hard to guess what a Brown fur seal weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Brown fur seal (Arctocephalus pusillus) on average weights 178.75 kg (394.08 lbs).

The Brown fur seal is from the family Otariidae (genus: Arctocephalus). It is usually born with about 5.75 kg (12.68 lbs). They can live for up to 21 years. When reaching adult age, they grow up to 1.91 meter (6′ 3″). Usually, Brown fur seals 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.

The average adult weight of a Brown fur seal is 178.75 kg (394.08 lbs)

The brown fur seal (Arctocephalus pusillus), also known as the Cape fur seal, South African fur seal and Australian fur seal, is a species of fur seal.

Animals of the same family as a Brown fur seal

We found other animals of the Otariidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Brown fur seal

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Arctocephalus pusillus:

Animals with the same size as a Brown fur seal

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Brown fur seal:

Animals with the same litter size as a Brown fur seal

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Brown fur seal:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Brown fur seal

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Brown fur seal: