Animal Weight

How much does a Swamp rabbit weight?

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

An adult Swamp rabbit (Sylvilagus aquaticus) on average weights 2.14 kg (4.71 lbs).

The Swamp rabbit is from the family Leporidae (genus: Sylvilagus). It is usually born with about 55 grams (0.12 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 45.8 cm (1′ 7″). On average, Swamp rabbits can have babies 2 times per year with a litter size of 3.

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 rabbit is 2.14 kg (4.71 lbs)

The swamp rabbit (Sylvilagus aquaticus), or swamp hare, is a large cottontail rabbit found in the swamps and wetlands of the southern United States. Other common names for the swamp rabbit include marsh rabbit and cane-cutter. The species has a strong preference for wet areas, and it will take to the water and swim.

Animals of the same family as a Swamp rabbit

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Animals with the same weight as a Swamp rabbit

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Sylvilagus aquaticus:

Animals with the same size as a Swamp rabbit

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Swamp rabbit

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Swamp rabbit: