Animal Weight

How much does a Phillips’s gerbil weight?

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

An adult Phillips’s gerbil (Gerbilliscus phillipsi) on average weights 127 grams (0.28 lbs).

The Phillips’s gerbil is from the family Muridae (genus: Gerbilliscus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 14.4 cm (0′ 6″).

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.

Phillips’s gerbil (Gerbilliscus phillipsi) is a species of gerbil found in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Somalia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.

Animals of the same family as a Phillips’s gerbil

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Phillips’s gerbil

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Gerbilliscus phillipsi:

Animals with the same size as a Phillips’s gerbil

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