Litter Size

How many babies does a Alpine chipmunk have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Alpine chipmunks are in a litter?

A Alpine chipmunk (Tamias alpinus) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 3 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 3.4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Tamias). An adult Alpine chipmunk grows up to a size of 10.4 cm (0′ 5″).

To have a reference: Humans obviously usually have a litter size of one ;). Their babies are in the womb of their mother for 280 days (40 weeks) and reach an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). They weight in at 62 kg (137 lbs), which is obviously highly individual, and reach an average age of 75 years.

The average litter size of a Alpine chipmunk is 4

The alpine chipmunk (Neotamias alpinus) is a species of chipmunk native to the high elevations of the Sierra Nevada of California.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Alpine chipmunk is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Alpine chipmunk

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Alpine chipmunk

What other animals weight around 36 grams (0.08 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Alpine chipmunk

Also reaching around 10.4 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: