Animal Weight

How much does a Tiny fat mouse weight?

It is hard to guess what a Tiny fat mouse weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Tiny fat mouse (Steatomys parvus) on average weights 5 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Tiny fat mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Steatomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 30 cm (1′ 0″).

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 tiny fat mouse (Steatomys parvus) is a species of rodent in the family Nesomyidae.It is found in Angola, Botswana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland and subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.It favours sandy and cultivated areas, rocky hills, open woodland and grassy plains. The depth of its burrow varies between a minimum of 40 cm and one metre; the burrow contains few passageways, with a central chamber filled with fibers and grass.

Animals of the same family as a Tiny fat mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Tiny fat mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Steatomys parvus: