Animal Weight

How much does a Olrog’s chaco mouse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Olrog’s chaco mouse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Olrog’s chaco mouse (Andalgalomys olrogi) on average weights 32 grams (0.07 lbs).

The Olrog’s chaco mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Andalgalomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 9.6 cm (0′ 4″).

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.

Olrog’s chaco mouse (Andalgalomys olrogi) is a species of South American rodent in the family Cricetidae, endemic to Argentina. The natural habitat of the species is hot deserts. Its karyotype has 2n = 60. The species is named after Swedish-Argentine biologist Claes C. Olrog.

Animals of the same family as a Olrog’s chaco mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Olrog’s chaco mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Andalgalomys olrogi:

Animals with the same size as a Olrog’s chaco mouse

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