Litter Size

How many babies does a Bailey’s pocket mouse have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Bailey’s pocket mouses are in a litter?

A Bailey’s pocket mouse (Chaetodipus baileyi) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 3 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 3.6 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Heteromyidae family (genus: Chaetodipus). An adult Bailey’s pocket mouse grows up to a size of 9.4 cm (0′ 4″).

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 Bailey's pocket mouse is 3

Bailey’s pocket mouse (Chaetodipus baileyi) is a species of rodent of the subfamily Perognathinae, family Heteromyidae. It is found in Baja California, Sinaloa and Sonora in Mexico and in California, Arizona and New Mexico in the United States.

Other animals of the family Heteromyidae

Bailey’s pocket mouse is a member of the Heteromyidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Bailey’s pocket mouse

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Bailey’s pocket mouse

What other animals weight around 27 grams (0.06 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Bailey’s pocket mouse

Also reaching around 9.4 cm (0′ 4″) in size do these animals: