Litter Size

How many babies does a Butiaba naked-tailed shrew have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Butiaba naked-tailed shrews are in a litter?

A Butiaba naked-tailed shrew (Crocidura littoralis) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 1 grams (0 lbs) and measure 3 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Soricidae family (genus: Crocidura). An adult Butiaba naked-tailed shrew grows up to a size of 6.4 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Butiaba naked-tailed shrew is 2

The Butiaba naked-tailed shrew (Crocidura littoralis) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Other animals of the family Soricidae

Butiaba naked-tailed shrew is a member of the Soricidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Butiaba naked-tailed shrew

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Butiaba naked-tailed shrew

What other animals weight around 18 grams (0.04 lbs)?