Animal Weight

How much does a Golden Atlantic tree-rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Golden Atlantic tree-rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Golden Atlantic tree-rat (Phyllomys blainvillii) on average weights 243 grams (0.54 lbs).

The Golden Atlantic tree-rat is from the family Echimyidae (genus: Phyllomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 1.72 meter (5′ 8″).

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 golden Atlantic tree-rat, Phyllomys blainvillii, is a spiny rat species from South America. It is found in Brazil.

Animals of the same family as a Golden Atlantic tree-rat

We found other animals of the Echimyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Golden Atlantic tree-rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Phyllomys blainvillii: