Which is lighter, a Muskrat or an Opossum?

A: A Muskrat is lighter than an Opossum
The average weight of a Muskrat is 2 kg, (4 lbs) and the average weight of an Opossum is 3 kg, (7 lbs)
NameName:MuskratName:Opossum
WeightWeight:2 kg, (4 lbs)Weight:3 kg, (7 lbs)
* ranges from .6 to 2kg* ranges from .5 to 6kg
HeightHeight:n/aHeight:20 cm, (7.9 in )
Top SpeedTop Speed:n/aTop Speed:25 kph, (16 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years)Lifespan in Wild (years):2Lifespan in Wild (years):2
DescriptionDescription:Muskrats live in wet environments in Northern America. They are excellent swimmers with a speed of up to 4kph in water. They have dense fur which traps air underneath it and also provides insulation.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:Muskrat
Weight:2 kg, (4 lbs)
* ranges from .6 to 2kg
Height:n/a
Top Speed:n/a
Lifespan in Wild (years):2
Description:Muskrats live in wet environments in Northern America. They are excellent swimmers with a speed of up to 4kph in water. They have dense fur which traps air underneath it and also provides insulation.
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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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