Litter Size

How many babies does a Flat-headed vole have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Flat-headed voles are in a litter?

A Flat-headed vole (Alticola strelzowi) usually gives birth to around 6 babies.With 2 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 12 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 20 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 3 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Alticola). An adult Flat-headed vole grows up to a size of 11.7 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.

The flat-headed vole (Alticola strelzowi) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.It is found in China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, and Russian Federation.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Flat-headed vole is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Flat-headed vole

Those animals also give birth to 6 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Flat-headed vole

What other animals weight around 50 grams (0.11 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Flat-headed vole

Also reaching around 11.7 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: