Animal Weight

How much does a Kemp’s thicket rat weight?

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

An adult Kemp’s thicket rat (Thamnomys kempi) on average weights 75 grams (0.17 lbs).

The Kemp’s thicket rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Thamnomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 100 cm (3′ 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 Kemp's thicket rat is 75 grams (0.17 lbs)

Kemp’s thicket rat (Thamnomys kempi) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Rwanda.Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.It is threatened by habitat loss.

Animals of the same family as a Kemp’s thicket rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Kemp’s thicket rat

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