Litter Size

How many babies does a Heath mouse have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Heath mouses are in a litter?

A Heath mouse (Pseudomys shortridgei) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 3 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 1 grams (0 lbs) and measure 19.1 cm (0′ 8″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Pseudomys). An adult Heath mouse grows up to a size of 13.7 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 heath mouse (Pseudomys shortridgei) is a species of mouse in the subfamily Murinae, the Old World rats and mice.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Heath mouse is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Heath mouse

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Heath mouse

What other animals weight around 72 grams (0.16 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Heath mouse

Also reaching around 13.7 cm (0′ 6″) in size do these animals: