Is a Platypus heavier than a Skunk?

A: No, a Platypus is not heavier than a Skunk
The average weight of a Platypus is 2 kg, (4 lbs) versus 4 kg, (9 lbs) for a Skunk
NameName:PlatypusName:Skunk
WeightWeight:2 kg, (4 lbs)Weight:4 kg, (9 lbs)
* Duck Billed Platypus - ranges from .7 to 2.4kg* Striped Skunk - ranges from 1.8 to 6.4kg
HeightHeight:16 cm, (6.3 in )Height:18 cm, (7.1 in )
Top SpeedTop Speed:35 kph, (22 mph)Top Speed:16 kph, (10 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years)Lifespan in Wild (years):6Lifespan in Wild (years):7
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:Striped Skunks are famous for releasing a foul, strong smelling musk, secreted from the rear end whenever threatened. They are easily to recognize with all black fur that has one white stripe on its nape and a thin one running from forehead to snout.
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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:Skunk
Weight:4 kg, (9 lbs)
* Striped Skunk - ranges from 1.8 to 6.4kg
Height:18 cm, (7.1 in )
Top Speed:16 kph, (10 mph)
Lifespan in Wild (years):7
Description:Striped Skunks are famous for releasing a foul, strong smelling musk, secreted from the rear end whenever threatened. They are easily to recognize with all black fur that has one white stripe on its nape and a thin one running from forehead to snout.
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