Is a Platypus heavier than a Raccoon?

A: No, a Platypus is not heavier than a Raccoon
The average weight of a Platypus is 2 kg, (4 lbs) versus 6 kg, (13 lbs) for a Raccoon
NameName:PlatypusName:Raccoon
WeightWeight:2 kg, (4 lbs)Weight:6 kg, (13 lbs)
* Duck Billed Platypus - ranges from .7 to 2.4kg* Guadeloupe Racoon - ranges from 1.8 to 10.4kg
HeightHeight:16 cm, (6.3 in )Height:26 cm, (10.2 in )
Top SpeedTop Speed:35 kph, (22 mph)Top Speed:24 kph, (15 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years)Lifespan in Wild (years):6Lifespan in Wild (years):14
DescriptionDescription:The duck billed platypus lives in Tasmania and eastern Australia. It is among the rare sort of mammals that lay eggs. It has otter-like feet, a duck-like bill, and a beaver-like tail. They locate prey by electric fields. Males have poisonous spikes that are very painful to humans.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:Platypus
Weight:2 kg, (4 lbs)
* Duck Billed Platypus - ranges from .7 to 2.4kg
Height:16 cm, (6.3 in )
Top Speed:35 kph, (22 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years):6
Description:The duck billed platypus lives in Tasmania and eastern Australia. It is among the rare sort of mammals that lay eggs. It has otter-like feet, a duck-like bill, and a beaver-like tail. They locate prey by electric fields. Males have poisonous spikes that are very painful to humans.
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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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