It is hard to guess what a Daphne’s Oldfield mouse weights. But we have the answer:
An adult Daphne’s Oldfield mouse (Thomasomys daphne) on average weights 77 grams (0.17 lbs).
The Daphne’s Oldfield mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Thomasomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 5.7 cm (0′ 3″).
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.
Daphne’s Oldfield mouse (Thomasomys daphne) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.It is found in Bolivia and Peru.
Animals of the same family as a Daphne’s Oldfield mouse
We found other animals of the Muridae family:
- Hatt’s vesper rat with a weight of 36 grams
- Harrington’s rat with a weight of 90 grams
- Akodon spegazzinii with a weight of 28 grams
- Naked-eared deer mouse with a weight of 40 grams
- Hylaeamys oniscus with a weight of 49 grams
- Mindanao shrew-rat with a size of 10.4 cm (0′ 5″)
- Tondano rat with 4 babies per litter
- Aegialomys galapagoensis with a weight of 63 grams
- Mozambique thicket rat with a weight of 45 grams
- Pale leaf-eared mouse with a weight of 102 grams
Animals with the same weight as a Daphne’s Oldfield mouse
As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Thomasomys daphne:
- Hottentot golden mole bringing 65 grams to the scale
- Bougainville mosaic-tailed rat bringing 86 grams to the scale
- Hero shrew bringing 91 grams to the scale
- Glacier rat bringing 64 grams to the scale
- Lesser hamster-rat bringing 75 grams to the scale
- Edward’s swamp rat bringing 63 grams to the scale
- Slender squirrel bringing 74 grams to the scale
- Long-nosed hocicudo bringing 67 grams to the scale
- Ladew’s Oldfield mouse bringing 77 grams to the scale
- Cape gerbil bringing 92 grams to the scale