Litter Size

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

How many baby Great jerboas are in a litter?

A Great jerboa (Allactaga major) usually gives birth to around 3 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 Great 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 average litter size of a Great jerboa is 3

The great jerboa (Allactaga major) is a species of rodent in the family Dipodidae. It is found in Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan. It mainly lives in deserts.

Other animals of the family Dipodidae

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

Animals that share a litter size with Great jerboa

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once: