Animal Weight

How much does a Shining thicket rat weight?

It is hard to guess what a Shining thicket rat weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Shining thicket rat (Grammomys poensis) on average weights 50 grams (0.11 lbs).

The Shining thicket rat is from the family Muridae (genus: Grammomys). It is usually born with about 4 grams (0.01 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 11.1 cm (0′ 5″). Usually, Shining thicket rats have 1 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 shining thicket rat (Grammomys poensis) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.

Animals of the same family as a Shining thicket rat

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Shining thicket rat

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Grammomys poensis:

Animals with the same size as a Shining thicket rat

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Shining thicket rat:

Animals with the same litter size as a Shining thicket rat

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Shining thicket rat: