Litter Size

How many babies does a Giant golden mole have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Giant golden moles are in a litter?

A Giant golden mole (Chrysospalax trevelyani) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 115 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 28 grams (0.06 lbs) and measure 1.6 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Chrysochloridae family (genus: Chrysospalax). An adult Giant golden mole grows up to a size of 23.4 cm (0′ 10″).

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 Giant golden mole is 2

The giant golden mole (Chrysospalax trevelyani) is a small mammal found in Africa. At 23 centimetres (9.1 in) in length, it is the largest of the golden mole species. The mole has dark, glossy brown fur; the name golden comes from the Greek word for green-gold, the family Chrysochloridae name.

Other animals of the family Chrysochloridae

Giant golden mole is a member of the Chrysochloridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Giant golden mole

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Giant golden mole

Other animals that usually reach the age of 4 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Giant golden mole

What other animals weight around 440 grams (0.97 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Giant golden mole

Also reaching around 23.4 cm (0′ 10″) in size do these animals: