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How much does a Darien pocket gopher weight?

It is hard to guess what a Darien pocket gopher weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Darien pocket gopher (Orthogeomys dariensis) on average weights 437 grams (0.96 lbs).

The Darien pocket gopher is from the family Geomyidae (genus: Orthogeomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 14.5 cm (0′ 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 Darien pocket gopher (Orthogeomys dariensis) is a species of rodent in the family Geomyidae. It is endemic to Panama.

Animals of the same family as a Darien pocket gopher

We found other animals of the Geomyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Darien pocket gopher

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Orthogeomys dariensis: