Litter Size

How many babies does a Least chipmunk have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Least chipmunks are in a litter?

A Least chipmunk (Tamias minimus) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 4 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 29 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 3.9 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Tamias). An adult Least chipmunk grows up to a size of 11.1 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 Least chipmunk is 4

The least chipmunk (Neotamias minimus) is the smallest species of chipmunk and the most widespread in North America.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Least chipmunk is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Least chipmunk

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Least chipmunk

Other animals that usually reach the age of 6.25 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Least chipmunk

What other animals weight around 42 grams (0.09 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Least chipmunk

Also reaching around 11.1 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: