Animal Weight

How much does a Yucatan deer mouse weight?

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

An adult Yucatan deer mouse (Peromyscus yucatanicus) on average weights 27 grams (0.06 lbs).

The Yucatan deer mouse is from the family Muridae (genus: Peromyscus). It is usually born with about 2 grams (0 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 10 cm (0′ 4″). Usually, Yucatan deer 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 Yucatan deer mouse (Peromyscus yucatanicus) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. The species is found in Mexico and Guatemala; an example habitat is the Petenes mangroves ecoregion of the Yucatan.

Animals of the same family as a Yucatan deer mouse

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Yucatan deer mouse

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Peromyscus yucatanicus:

Animals with the same size as a Yucatan deer mouse

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Yucatan deer mouse

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