Litter Size

How many babies does a Big-eared climbing rat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Big-eared climbing rats are in a litter?

A Big-eared climbing rat (Ototylomys phyllotis) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 52 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 10 grams (0.02 lbs) and measure 6.9 cm (0′ 3″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Ototylomys). An adult Big-eared climbing rat grows up to a size of 15.2 cm (0′ 6″).

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 big-eared climbing rat (Ototylomys phyllotis) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found in Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Big-eared climbing rat is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Big-eared climbing rat

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Big-eared climbing rat

What other animals weight around 86 grams (0.19 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Big-eared climbing rat

Also reaching around 15.2 cm (0′ 6″) in size do these animals: