Animal Weight

How much does a Temminck’s mouse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Temminck’s mouse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Temminck’s mouse (Mus musculoides) on average weights 8 grams (0.02 lbs).

The Temminck’s mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Mus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.1 cm (0′ 3″). Usually, Temminck’s mouses have 3 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 Temminck's mouse is 8 grams (0.02 lbs)

Temminck’s mouse (Mus musculoides) is a species of the genus Mus and of the subgenus Nannomys. It is found throughout West Africa, Central Africa, and East Africa. An adult generally weighs 0.006 kg.

Animals of the same family as a Temminck’s mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Temminck’s mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Mus musculoides:

Animals with the same size as a Temminck’s mouse

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Temminck’s mouse:

Animals with the same litter size as a Temminck’s mouse

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Temminck’s mouse: