Animal Weight

How much does a Woodlark cuscus weight?

It is hard to guess what a Woodlark cuscus weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Woodlark cuscus (Phalanger lullulae) on average weights 1.63 kg (3.6 lbs).

The Woodlark cuscus is from the family Phalangeridae (genus: Phalanger). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 37.2 cm (1′ 3″). Usually, Woodlark cuscuss 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 Woodlark cuscus is 1.63 kg (3.6 lbs)

The Woodlark cuscus (Phalanger lullulae) is a species of marsupial in the family Phalangeridae endemic to Papua New Guinea, specifically on Madau and Woodlark Island, a part of the Milne Bay Province of Papua New Guinea. It happens to be the largest mammal living on Woodlark Island but it is also found on the neighboring island of Alcester, 70 kilometers south of Woodlark Island.

Animals of the same family as a Woodlark cuscus

We found other animals of the Phalangeridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Woodlark cuscus

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Phalanger lullulae:

Animals with the same size as a Woodlark cuscus

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Woodlark cuscus

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Woodlark cuscus: