Litter Size

How many babies does a Euphrates jerboa have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Euphrates jerboas are in a litter?

A Euphrates jerboa (Allactaga euphratica) usually gives birth to around 5 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 13 kg (28.66 lbs) and measure 4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Dipodidae family (genus: Allactaga). An adult Euphrates jerboa grows up to a size of 2.83 meter (9′ 4″).

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 Euphrates jerboa (Allactaga euphratica) is a rodent of the family Dipodidae and genus Allactaga. They are characteristically known as hopping rodents. They have been found in Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria, and also occurs very marginally in southeastern Turkey. The Euphrates jerboa’s natural habitats are semi-deserts, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland and hot deserts.

Other animals of the family Dipodidae

Euphrates jerboa is a member of the Dipodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Euphrates jerboa

Those animals also give birth to 5 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Euphrates jerboa

Other animals that usually reach the age of 4.17 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Euphrates jerboa

What other animals weight around 232 grams (0.51 lbs)?