Animal Weight

How much does a Desert pygmy mouse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Desert pygmy mouse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Desert pygmy mouse (Mus indutus) on average weights 6 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Desert pygmy mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Mus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 12.9 cm (0′ 6″). Usually, Desert pygmy mouses 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 Desert pygmy mouse is 6 grams (0.01 lbs)

The desert pygmy mouse (Mus indutus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found in Angola, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland.

Animals of the same family as a Desert pygmy mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Desert pygmy mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Mus indutus:

Animals with the same litter size as a Desert pygmy mouse

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Desert pygmy mouse: