Animal Weight

How much does a Hazel dormouse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Hazel dormouse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Hazel dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius) on average weights 29 grams (0.06 lbs).

The Hazel dormouse is from the family Myoxidae (genus: Muscardinus). They can live for up to 6 years. When reaching adult age, they grow up to 7.6 cm (0′ 3″). On average, Hazel dormouses can have babies 1 times per year with a litter size of 4.

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 Hazel dormouse is 29 grams (0.06 lbs)

The hazel dormouse or common dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius) is a small mammal and the only living species in the genus Muscardinus.

Animals of the same family as a Hazel dormouse

We found other animals of the Myoxidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Hazel dormouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Muscardinus avellanarius:

Animals with the same size as a Hazel dormouse

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Hazel dormouse

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Hazel dormouse:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Hazel dormouse

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Hazel dormouse: