Animal Weight

How much does a Swamp antechinus weight?

It is hard to guess what a Swamp antechinus weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Swamp antechinus (Antechinus minimus) on average weights 53 grams (0.12 lbs).

The Swamp antechinus is from the family Dasyuridae (genus: Antechinus). They can live for up to 2 years. When reaching adult age, they grow up to 11 cm (0′ 5″). On average, Swamp antechinuss can have babies 1 times per year with a litter size of 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 average adult weight of a Swamp antechinus is 53 grams (0.12 lbs)

The swamp antechinus (Antechinus minimus), also known as the little Tasmanian marsupial mouse, is a species of shrew-like marsupial of the family Dasyuridae and as such is related to dunnarts, quolls and the Tasmanian devil.

Animals of the same family as a Swamp antechinus

We found other animals of the Dasyuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Swamp antechinus

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Antechinus minimus:

Animals with the same litter size as a Swamp antechinus

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (7) as a Swamp antechinus:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Swamp antechinus

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Swamp antechinus: