How Much Does a Platypus Weigh?

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The platypus weighs between 1 kg and 2.4 kg. or around 2 lbs to just over 5 lbs. Found in Australia, the platypus can consume its weight in food in one day. The male has hollow spurs in its hind legs that contain venom strong enough to kill a small dog. It can cause unbearable pain in humans.
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Adult female platypuses weigh around 800-900 grams, or 1.8 to 2 pounds, and males vary from 1.6 to 2.4kg, or 3.5 to 5.3 lbs.
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The consumption-to-absorbtion ratio in a platypus is very high. Meaning that is must eat more, so it can gain weight and not be undernourished.
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