Which is heavier, an Opossum or a Raccoon?

A: A Raccoon is heavier than an Opossum
The average weight of an Opossum is 3 kg, (7 lbs) and for a Raccoon the average is 6 kg, (13 lbs)
NameName:OpossumName:Raccoon
WeightWeight:3 kg, (7 lbs)Weight:6 kg, (13 lbs)
* ranges from .5 to 6kg* Guadeloupe Racoon - ranges from 1.8 to 10.4kg
HeightHeight:20 cm, (7.9 in )Height:26 cm, (10.2 in )
Top SpeedTop Speed:25 kph, (16 mph)Top Speed:24 kph, (15 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years)Lifespan in Wild (years):2Lifespan in Wild (years):14
DescriptionDescription:Opossums live in dry habitats throughout South and Central America. They have pouches where they carry their babies after birth, and are known for hanging upside down from their tails, and playing dead when threatened.Description:Raccoons are bear-like mammals that were once exclusively found in North America but now live in Japan and Europe as well. They have what appears to be a black mask surrounding their eyes. Their front paws are so dexterous that they can turn door knobs, untie knots, and open jars.
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Name:Opossum
Weight:3 kg, (7 lbs)
* ranges from .5 to 6kg
Height:20 cm, (7.9 in )
Top Speed:25 kph, (16 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years):2
Description:Opossums live in dry habitats throughout South and Central America. They have pouches where they carry their babies after birth, and are known for hanging upside down from their tails, and playing dead when threatened.
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Name:Raccoon
Weight:6 kg, (13 lbs)
* Guadeloupe Racoon - ranges from 1.8 to 10.4kg
Height:26 cm, (10.2 in )
Top Speed:24 kph, (15 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years):14
Description:Raccoons are bear-like mammals that were once exclusively found in North America but now live in Japan and Europe as well. They have what appears to be a black mask surrounding their eyes. Their front paws are so dexterous that they can turn door knobs, untie knots, and open jars.
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