Animal Weight

How much does a Montane fish-eating rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Montane fish-eating rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Montane fish-eating rat (Neusticomys monticolus) on average weights 39 grams (0.09 lbs).

The Montane fish-eating rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Neusticomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 7.8 cm (0′ 4″). Usually, Montane fish-eating rats have 1 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 montane fish-eating rat (Neusticomys monticolus) is a species of semiaquatic rodent in the family Cricetidae. It inhabits the Andes Mountains of Colombia and Ecuador.

Animals of the same family as a Montane fish-eating rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Montane fish-eating rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Neusticomys monticolus:

Animals with the same litter size as a Montane fish-eating rat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Montane fish-eating rat: