Animal Weight

How much does a Juliana’s golden mole weight?

It is hard to guess what a Juliana’s golden mole weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Juliana’s golden mole (Amblysomus julianae) on average weights 22 grams (0.05 lbs).

The Juliana’s golden mole is from the family Chrysochloridae (genus: Amblysomus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 10 cm (0′ 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 Juliana's golden mole is 22 grams (0.05 lbs)

Juliana’s golden mole (Neamblysomus julianae) is a golden mole endemic to South Africa. It is listed as an endangered species due to habitat loss and a restricted range. Golden moles are an ancient group of mammals that live mostly below ground. The eponymous Juliana is Juliana Meester, the wife of the South African zoologist who named this species.

Animals of the same family as a Juliana’s golden mole

We found other animals of the Chrysochloridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Juliana’s golden mole

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Amblysomus julianae:

Animals with the same size as a Juliana’s golden mole

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Juliana’s golden mole: