Animal Weight

How much does a Palmer’s chipmunk weight?

It is hard to guess what a Palmer’s chipmunk weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Palmer’s chipmunk (Tamias palmeri) on average weights 60 grams (0.13 lbs).

The Palmer’s chipmunk is from the family Sciuridae (genus: Tamias). It is usually born with about 3 grams (0.01 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 12.5 cm (0′ 5″). On average, Palmer’s chipmunks can have babies 1 times per year with a litter size of 3.

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 Palmer's chipmunk is 60 grams (0.13 lbs)

Palmer’s chipmunk (Neotamias palmeri) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae, endemic to Nevada. Its natural habitat is temperate forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Animals of the same family as a Palmer’s chipmunk

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Palmer’s chipmunk

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Tamias palmeri:

Animals with the same size as a Palmer’s chipmunk

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Palmer’s chipmunk

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Palmer’s chipmunk: