Litter Size

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

How many baby Hispid pocket mouses are in a litter?

A Hispid pocket mouse (Chaetodipus hispidus) 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 3.6 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Heteromyidae family (genus: Chaetodipus). An adult Hispid pocket mouse grows up to a size of 10.5 cm (0′ 5″).

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 Hispid pocket mouse is 3

The hispid pocket mouse (Chaetodipus hispidus) is a large pocket mouse native to the Great Plains region of North America. It is a member of the genus Chaetodipus.

Other animals of the family Heteromyidae

Hispid pocket mouse is a member of the Heteromyidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Hispid pocket mouse

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Hispid pocket mouse

What other animals weight around 35 grams (0.08 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Hispid pocket mouse

Also reaching around 10.5 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: