Litter Size

How many babies does a Large-eared pika have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Large-eared pikas are in a litter?

A Large-eared pika (Ochotona macrotis) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.With 2 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 8 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 9 grams (0.02 lbs) and measure 5.7 cm (0′ 3″). They are a member of the Ochotonidae family (genus: Ochotona). An adult Large-eared pika grows up to a size of 17.8 cm (0′ 8″).

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 Large-eared pika is 4

The large-eared pika (Ochotona macrotis) is a species of small mammal in the family Ochotonidae. It is found in mountainous regions of Afghanistan, China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Pakistan and Tajikistan where it nests among boulders and scree.

Other animals of the family Ochotonidae

Large-eared pika is a member of the Ochotonidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Large-eared pika

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Large-eared pika

What other animals weight around 205 grams (0.45 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Large-eared pika

Also reaching around 17.8 cm (0′ 8″) in size do these animals: