Animal Weight

How much does a Painted tree-rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Painted tree-rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Painted tree-rat (Echimys pictus) on average weights 519 grams (1.14 lbs).

The Painted tree-rat is from the family Echimyidae (genus: Echimys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 21.3 cm (0′ 9″).

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 average adult weight of a Painted tree-rat is 519 grams (1.14 lbs)

The painted tree-rat (Callistomys pictus) is a species of spiny rat from Brazil, restricted to north-eastern Bahia in eastern Brazil. It is the only species in the genus Callistomys.

Animals of the same family as a Painted tree-rat

We found other animals of the Echimyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Painted tree-rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Echimys pictus: