It is hard to guess what a Oecomys cleberi weights. But we have the answer:
An adult Oecomys cleberi (Oecomys cleberi) on average weights 73 grams (0.16 lbs).
The Oecomys cleberi is from the family Muridae (genus: Oecomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 1.51 meter (5′ 0″).
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.
Oecomys cleberi, also known as Cleber’s oecomys or Cleber’s arboreal rice rat, is a species of rodent in the genus Oecomys of family Cricetidae. Known only from the Federal District of Brazil, its taxonomic status relative to O. concolor and O. paricola is unresolved.
Animals of the same family as a Oecomys cleberi
We found other animals of the Muridae family:
- Alpine woolly rat bringing 2.04 kilos (4.5 lbs) to the scale
- Oryzomys gorgasi with a weight of 60 grams
- Woolly giant rat with a weight of 116 grams
- Chelemys megalonyx with a weight of 50 grams
- Long-nosed mosaic-tailed rat with a weight of 82 grams
- Large Luzon forest rat with a size of 24 cm (0′ 10″)
- Black-tailed mosaic-tailed rat with a weight of 60 grams
- Venezuelan fish-eating rat with a weight of 47 grams
- Western harvest mouse with a weight of 10 grams
- Indian desert jird with a weight of 71 grams
Animals with the same weight as a Oecomys cleberi
As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Oecomys cleberi:
- Peruvian Oldfield mouse bringing 77 grams to the scale
- Kemp’s thicket rat bringing 75 grams to the scale
- Insular vole bringing 66 grams to the scale
- White-tailed rat bringing 86 grams to the scale
- Mountain spiny pocket mouse bringing 74 grams to the scale
- Oxymycterus hucucha bringing 67 grams to the scale
- Handleyomys intectus bringing 60 grams to the scale
- Yellow-bellied climbing mouse bringing 59 grams to the scale
- Aquatic rat bringing 66 grams to the scale
- Norway lemming bringing 67 grams to the scale