Animal Weight

How much does a Pel’s flying squirrel weight?

It is hard to guess what a Pel’s flying squirrel weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Pel’s flying squirrel (Anomalurus pelii) on average weights 1.77 kg (3.9 lbs).

The Pel’s flying squirrel is from the family Anomaluridae (genus: Anomalurus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 35.7 cm (1′ 3″). On average, Pel’s flying squirrels can have babies 2 times per year with a litter size of 2.

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 Pel's flying squirrel is 1.77 kg (3.9 lbs)

Pel’s flying squirrel or Pel’s scaly-tailed squirrel (Anomalurus pelii) is a species of rodent in the family Anomaluridae. It is found in Liberia, Ivory Coast, and Ghana, where it lives in lowland tropical rainforests.

Animals of the same family as a Pel’s flying squirrel

We found other animals of the Anomaluridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Pel’s flying squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Anomalurus pelii:

Animals with the same litter size as a Pel’s flying squirrel

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Pel’s flying squirrel: