Animal Weight

How much does a Salta tuco-tuco weight?

It is hard to guess what a Salta tuco-tuco weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Salta tuco-tuco (Ctenomys saltarius) on average weights 230 grams (0.51 lbs).

The Salta tuco-tuco is from the family Ctenomyidae (genus: Ctenomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 23.8 cm (0′ 10″).

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 Salta tuco-tuco (Ctenomys saltarius) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae.It is endemic to Argentina.

Animals of the same family as a Salta tuco-tuco

We found other animals of the Ctenomyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Salta tuco-tuco

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Ctenomys saltarius: