Animal Weight

How much does a Merriam’s chipmunk weight?

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

An adult Merriam’s chipmunk (Tamias merriami) on average weights 74 grams (0.16 lbs).

The Merriam’s chipmunk is from the family Sciuridae (genus: Tamias). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 13.4 cm (0′ 6″). Usually, Merriam’s chipmunks have 4 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 Merriam's chipmunk is 74 grams (0.16 lbs)

Merriam’s chipmunk (Neotamias merriami) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in central and southern California. in the United States and a small area in northern Baja California, Mexico.The dental formula for Tamias merriami is × 2 = 22

Animals of the same family as a Merriam’s chipmunk

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Merriam’s chipmunk

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Tamias merriami:

Animals with the same size as a Merriam’s chipmunk

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Merriam’s chipmunk

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Merriam’s chipmunk: