Animal Weight

How much does a Unstriped ground squirrel weight?

It is hard to guess what a Unstriped ground squirrel weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Unstriped ground squirrel (Xerus rutilus) on average weights 317 grams (0.7 lbs).

The Unstriped ground squirrel is from the family Sciuridae (genus: Xerus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 22.2 cm (0′ 9″). Usually, Unstriped ground squirrels have 1 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 Unstriped ground squirrel is 317 grams (0.7 lbs)

The unstriped ground squirrel (Xerus rutilus) is a species of rodent (order Rodentia) in the family Sciuridae. It is found in Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.

Animals of the same family as a Unstriped ground squirrel

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Unstriped ground squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Xerus rutilus:

Animals with the same size as a Unstriped ground squirrel

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Unstriped ground squirrel

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Unstriped ground squirrel: