Litter Size

How many babies does a Eastern white-eared giant rat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Eastern white-eared giant rats are in a litter?

A Eastern white-eared giant rat (Hyomys goliath) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 8 grams (0.02 lbs) and measure 5.5 cm (0′ 3″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Hyomys). An adult Eastern white-eared giant rat grows up to a size of 33.9 cm (1′ 2″).

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 eastern white-eared giant rat (Hyomys goliath) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found only in Papua New Guinea.The species has been known to eat karuka nuts (Pandanus julianettii), and growers will put platforms or other obstacles on the trunks of the trees to keep the pests out.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Eastern white-eared giant rat is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Eastern white-eared giant rat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Eastern white-eared giant rat

What other animals weight around 867 grams (1.91 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Eastern white-eared giant rat

Also reaching around 33.9 cm (1′ 2″) in size do these animals: