Animal Weight

How much does a Verreaux’s mouse weight?

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

An adult Verreaux’s mouse (Myomyscus verreauxii) on average weights 41 grams (0.09 lbs).

The Verreaux’s mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Myomyscus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 10.9 cm (0′ 5″).

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.

Verreaux’s mouse or Verreaux’s white-footed rat (Myomyscus verreauxii) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found only in South Africa.Its natural habitats are temperate forests and Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation.

Animals of the same family as a Verreaux’s mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Verreaux’s mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Myomyscus verreauxii: