Litter Size

How many babies does a Boehm’s bush squirrel have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Boehm’s bush squirrels are in a litter?

A Boehm’s bush squirrel (Paraxerus boehmi) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 6 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 7.8 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Paraxerus). An adult Boehm’s bush squirrel grows up to a size of 12.5 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.

Boehm’s bush squirrel (Paraxerus boehmi) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae found in Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, subtropical or tropical moist montane forest, and moist savanna.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Boehm’s bush squirrel is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Boehm’s bush squirrel

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Boehm’s bush squirrel

What other animals weight around 70 grams (0.15 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Boehm’s bush squirrel

Also reaching around 12.5 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: