Animal Weight

How much does a Round-tailed muskrat weight?

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

An adult Round-tailed muskrat (Neofiber alleni) on average weights 265 grams (0.58 lbs).

The Round-tailed muskrat is from the family Muridae (genus: Neofiber). It is usually born with about 9 grams (0.02 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 19.9 cm (0′ 8″). On average, Round-tailed muskrats can have babies 4 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 Round-tailed muskrat is 265 grams (0.58 lbs)

The round-tailed muskrat (Neofiber alleni) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae, sometimes called the Florida water rat. The species is monotypic in the genus Neofiber. It is found only in the southeastern United States, where its natural habitat is swamps.

Animals of the same family as a Round-tailed muskrat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Round-tailed muskrat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Neofiber alleni:

Animals with the same size as a Round-tailed muskrat

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Round-tailed muskrat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Round-tailed muskrat: