Animal Weight

How much does a Chestnut white-bellied rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Chestnut white-bellied rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Chestnut white-bellied rat (Niviventer fulvescens) on average weights 81 grams (0.18 lbs).

The Chestnut white-bellied rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Niviventer). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 14.3 cm (0′ 6″). Usually, Chestnut white-bellied rats have 4 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 Chestnut white-bellied rat is 81 grams (0.18 lbs)

The chestnut white-bellied rat (Niviventer fulvescens) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is a small rodent with a distinct bright chestnut upper-coat and a white under-coat. The colour of the upper-coat is variable from very bright to a duller brown. The side of the body has a distinct margin where the upper and the under-coat meet. The upper-side of the tail is mostly brownish whereas the underside is whitish to flesh coloured. The species is mostly found in disturbed and undisturbed forest habitat. The species is known to scatter-hoard seeds in forests of eastern Himalayas.It is found in Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Animals of the same family as a Chestnut white-bellied rat

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Animals with the same weight as a Chestnut white-bellied rat

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Animals with the same litter size as a Chestnut white-bellied rat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Chestnut white-bellied rat: