Animal Weight

How much does a Crest-tailed mulgara weight?

It is hard to guess what a Crest-tailed mulgara weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Crest-tailed mulgara (Dasycercus cristicauda) on average weights 100 grams (0.22 lbs).

The Crest-tailed mulgara is from the family Dasyuridae (genus: Dasycercus). They can live for up to 7 years. When reaching adult age, they grow up to 17.5 cm (0′ 7″). On average, Crest-tailed mulgaras can have babies 1 times per year with a litter size of 6.

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 Crest-tailed mulgara is 100 grams (0.22 lbs)

The crest-tailed mulgara (Dasycercus cristicauda), is a small to medium-sized Australian carnivorous marsupial and a member of the family Dasyuridae (meaning “hairy tail”) which includes quolls, dunnarts, the numbat, Tasmanian devil and extinct thylacine. The crest-tailed mulgara is among a group of native predatory mammals or mesopredators endemic to arid Australia.

Animals of the same family as a Crest-tailed mulgara

We found other animals of the Dasyuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Crest-tailed mulgara

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Dasycercus cristicauda:

Animals with the same size as a Crest-tailed mulgara

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Crest-tailed mulgara

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (6) as a Crest-tailed mulgara:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Crest-tailed mulgara

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Crest-tailed mulgara: