Animal Weight

How much does a Desert woodrat weight?

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

An adult Desert woodrat (Neotoma lepida) on average weights 144 grams (0.32 lbs).

The Desert woodrat is from the family Muridae (genus: Neotoma). It is usually born with about 9 grams (0.02 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 16.3 cm (0′ 7″). On average, Desert woodrats can have babies 3 times per year with a litter size of 2.

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 woodrat is 144 grams (0.32 lbs)

The desert woodrat (Neotoma lepida) is a species of pack rat native to desert regions of western North America.

Animals of the same family as a Desert woodrat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Desert woodrat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Neotoma lepida:

Animals with the same size as a Desert woodrat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Desert woodrat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Desert woodrat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Desert woodrat: