Animal Weight

How much does a Gray-footed spiny rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Gray-footed spiny rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Gray-footed spiny rat (Proechimys poliopus) on average weights 284 grams (0.63 lbs).

The Gray-footed spiny rat is from the family Echimyidae (genus: Proechimys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 19.7 cm (0′ 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 gray-footed spiny rat (Proechimys poliopus) is a species of rodent in the family Echimyidae. It is found in Colombia and Venezuela.

Animals of the same family as a Gray-footed spiny rat

We found other animals of the Echimyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Gray-footed spiny rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Proechimys poliopus: