Animal Weight

How much does a Cape York rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Cape York rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Cape York rat (Rattus leucopus) on average weights 200 grams (0.44 lbs).

The Cape York rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Rattus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 18.9 cm (0′ 8″). Usually, Cape York rats have 3 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 Cape York rat (Rattus leucopus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found in southern New Guinea, in both Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, and in Cape York Peninsula in Australia.

Animals of the same family as a Cape York rat

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Animals with the same weight as a Cape York rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Rattus leucopus:

Animals with the same size as a Cape York rat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Cape York rat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Cape York rat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Cape York rat: