Animal Weight

How much does a Microryzomys altissimus weight?

It is hard to guess what a Microryzomys altissimus weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Microryzomys altissimus (Microryzomys altissimus) on average weights 13 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Microryzomys altissimus is from the family Muridae (genus: Microryzomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 7.6 cm (0′ 3″).

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.

Microryzomys altissimus, also known as the Páramo colilargo or highland small rice rat, is a species of rodent in the genus Microryzomys of family Cricetidae. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru, but the Colombian segment may be a separate species.

Animals of the same family as a Microryzomys altissimus

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Microryzomys altissimus

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Microryzomys altissimus: