Animal Weight

How much does a Pygmy spotted skunk weight?

It is hard to guess what a Pygmy spotted skunk weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Pygmy spotted skunk (Spilogale pygmaea) on average weights 365 grams (0.8 lbs).

The Pygmy spotted skunk is from the family Mustelidae (genus: Spilogale). It is usually born with about 6 grams (0.01 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 30 cm (1′ 0″). Usually, Pygmy spotted skunks have 4 babies per litter.

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 Pygmy spotted skunk is 365 grams (0.8 lbs)

The pygmy spotted skunk (Spilogale pygmaea) is a species of mammal in the family Mephitidae. It is endemic to Mexico.

Animals of the same family as a Pygmy spotted skunk

We found other animals of the Mustelidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Pygmy spotted skunk

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Spilogale pygmaea:

Animals with the same litter size as a Pygmy spotted skunk

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Pygmy spotted skunk: