Animal Weight

How much does a Hinde’s rock rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Hinde’s rock rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Hinde’s rock rat (Aethomys hindei) on average weights 141 grams (0.31 lbs).

The Hinde’s rock rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Aethomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 14.1 cm (0′ 6″). Usually, Hinde’s rock 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.

Hinde’s rock rat (Aethomys hindei) is a species of rodent in the family Muridaefound in Burundi, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, moist savanna, and subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland.

Animals of the same family as a Hinde’s rock rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Hinde’s rock rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Aethomys hindei:

Animals with the same litter size as a Hinde’s rock rat

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