Litter Size

How many babies does a Altai mole have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Altai moles are in a litter?

A Altai mole (Talpa altaica) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 288 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 3 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 3.4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Talpidae family (genus: Talpa). An adult Altai mole grows up to a size of 16.9 cm (0′ 7″).

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 Altai mole is 4

The Altai mole (Talpa altaica) is a species of mole in the family Talpidae. It is found in northern Mongolia through the taiga zone of the Siberia in Russia.This mole lives in forested habitat and feeds mainly on earthworms.This is a common species. It is sometimes caught for its fur.

Other animals of the family Talpidae

Altai mole is a member of the Talpidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Altai mole

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals with the same size as a Altai mole

Also reaching around 16.9 cm (0′ 7″) in size do these animals: