Animal Weight

How much does a Kemp’s gerbil weight?

It is hard to guess what a Kemp’s gerbil weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Kemp’s gerbil (Tatera kempi) on average weights 101 grams (0.22 lbs).

The Kemp’s gerbil is from the family Muridae (genus: Tatera). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 11.7 cm (0′ 5″). Usually, Kemp’s gerbils 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.

The average adult weight of a Kemp's gerbil is 101 grams (0.22 lbs)

Kemp’s gerbil (Gerbilliscus kempi) is a species of gerbil found in Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Mali, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo, Uganda, and possibly Liberia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, dry savanna, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, arable land, and pastureland.

Animals of the same family as a Kemp’s gerbil

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Kemp’s gerbil

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Tatera kempi:

Animals with the same litter size as a Kemp’s gerbil

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