Litter Size

How many babies does a Bushy-tailed jird have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Bushy-tailed jirds are in a litter?

A Bushy-tailed jird (Sekeetamys calurus) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 6 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 1.6 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Sekeetamys). An adult Bushy-tailed jird grows up to a size of 23.6 cm (0′ 10″).

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 Bushy-tailed jird is 2

The bushy-tailed jird or bushy-tailed dipodil (Sekeetamys calurus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is the only species in the genus Sekeetamys. It is found in Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Sudan. Its natural habitat is rocky areas.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Bushy-tailed jird is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Bushy-tailed jird

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Bushy-tailed jird

Other animals that usually reach the age of 5.33 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Bushy-tailed jird

What other animals weight around 56 grams (0.12 lbs)?