Animal Weight

How much does a Red-tailed squirrel weight?

It is hard to guess what a Red-tailed squirrel weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Red-tailed squirrel (Sciurus granatensis) on average weights 319 grams (0.7 lbs).

The Red-tailed squirrel is from the family Sciuridae (genus: Sciurus). It is usually born with about 9 grams (0.02 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 22.2 cm (0′ 9″). On average, Red-tailed squirrels can have babies 2 times per year with a litter size of 1.

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 Red-tailed squirrel is 319 grams (0.7 lbs)

The red-tailed squirrel (Notosciurus granatensis) is a largish tree squirrel distributed from southern Central to northern South America.

Animals of the same family as a Red-tailed squirrel

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Red-tailed squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Sciurus granatensis:

Animals with the same size as a Red-tailed squirrel

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Red-tailed squirrel:

Animals with the same litter size as a Red-tailed squirrel

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Red-tailed squirrel: