Animal Weight

How much does a Natterer’s tuco-tuco weight?

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

An adult Natterer’s tuco-tuco (Ctenomys nattereri) on average weights 400 grams (0.88 lbs).

The Natterer’s tuco-tuco is from the family Ctenomyidae (genus: Ctenomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 15.7 cm (0′ 7″).

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.

Natterer’s tuco-tuco (Ctenomys nattereri) is a tuco-tuco species from South America. It is found in Bolivia and Brazil. It is sometimes considered to be conspecific with, or a subspecies of, the Bolivian tuco-tuco, Ctenomys boliviensis,

Animals of the same family as a Natterer’s tuco-tuco

We found other animals of the Ctenomyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Natterer’s tuco-tuco

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