Litter Size

How many babies does a Garden dormouse have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Garden dormouses are in a litter?

A Garden dormouse (Eliomys quercinus) usually gives birth to around 5 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 5 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 23 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 1 grams (0 lbs) and measure 8 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Myoxidae family (genus: Eliomys). An adult Garden dormouse grows up to a size of 13.8 cm (0′ 6″).

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 Garden dormouse is 5

The garden dormouse (Eliomys quercinus) is a rodent in the dormouse family.

Other animals of the family Myoxidae

Garden dormouse is a member of the Myoxidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Garden dormouse

Those animals also give birth to 5 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Garden dormouse

Other animals that usually reach the age of 5.5 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Garden dormouse

What other animals weight around 115 grams (0.25 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Garden dormouse

Also reaching around 13.8 cm (0′ 6″) in size do these animals: