Animal Weight

How much does a Kaiser’s rock rat weight?

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

An adult Kaiser’s rock rat (Aethomys kaiseri) on average weights 90 grams (0.2 lbs).

The Kaiser’s rock rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Aethomys). It is usually born with about 6 grams (0.01 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 14.1 cm (0′ 6″). Usually, Kaiser’s rock rats have 3 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.

Kaiser’s rock rat (Aethomys kaiseri) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae found in Angola, Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

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

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

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

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

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

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Kaiser’s rock rat: