Animal Weight

How much does a Southern tuco-tuco weight?

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

An adult Southern tuco-tuco (Ctenomys australis) on average weights 403 grams (0.89 lbs).

The Southern tuco-tuco is from the family Ctenomyidae (genus: Ctenomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 17.6 cm (0′ 7″).

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

Animals of the same family as a Southern tuco-tuco

We found other animals of the Ctenomyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Southern tuco-tuco

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