Animal Weight

How much does a Eastern rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Eastern rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Eastern rat (Rattus mordax) on average weights 230 grams (0.51 lbs).

The Eastern rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Rattus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 17.3 cm (0′ 7″). Usually, Eastern rats have 2 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 eastern rat (Rattus mordax) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found only in Papua New Guinea.

Animals of the same family as a Eastern rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Eastern rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Rattus mordax:

Animals with the same size as a Eastern rat

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Eastern rat

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