Animal Weight

How much does a Maule tuco-tuco weight?

It is hard to guess what a Maule tuco-tuco weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Maule tuco-tuco (Ctenomys maulinus) on average weights 235 grams (0.52 lbs).

The Maule tuco-tuco is from the family Ctenomyidae (genus: Ctenomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 21.6 cm (0′ 9″).

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 Maule tuco-tuco (Ctenomys maulinus) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae.It is found in Argentina and Chile where it occupies several different types of habitats. It is a common species and the IUCN has assessed its conservation status as being of “least concern”. The common and scientific names refer to a river and region in Chile within its range.

Animals of the same family as a Maule tuco-tuco

We found other animals of the Ctenomyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Maule tuco-tuco

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Ctenomys maulinus: