Litter Size

How many babies does a Hairy-footed gerbil have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Hairy-footed gerbils are in a litter?

A Hairy-footed gerbil (Gerbillurus paeba) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 26 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 3 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Gerbillurus). An adult Hairy-footed gerbil grows up to a size of 9.3 cm (0′ 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 Hairy-footed gerbil is 3

The hairy-footed gerbil (Gerbillurus paeba) is a species of gerbil found in Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are dry savanna, temperate shrubland, hot deserts, sandy shores, and urban areas.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Hairy-footed gerbil is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Hairy-footed gerbil

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Hairy-footed gerbil

What other animals weight around 25 grams (0.06 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Hairy-footed gerbil

Also reaching around 9.3 cm (0′ 4″) in size do these animals: