Animal Weight

How much does a Southern big-eared mouse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Southern big-eared mouse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Southern big-eared mouse (Loxodontomys micropus) on average weights 70 grams (0.15 lbs).

The Southern big-eared mouse is from the family Cricetidae (genus: Loxodontomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 51 cm (1′ 9″). Usually, Southern big-eared mouses 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 Southern big-eared mouse is 70 grams (0.15 lbs)

The southern big-eared mouse (Loxodontomys micropus), also known as the southern pericote, is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found in Argentina and Chile, and is one of only two species in its genus. The type specimen was captured by Charles Darwin in 1834 along the Santa Cruz River in Argentina, during the voyage of HMS Beagle, and was subsequently described by George Robert Waterhouse.

Animals of the same family as a Southern big-eared mouse

We found other animals of the Cricetidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Southern big-eared mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Loxodontomys micropus:

Animals with the same litter size as a Southern big-eared mouse

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Southern big-eared mouse: