Litter Size

How many babies does a Lesser bamboo rat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Lesser bamboo rats are in a litter?

A Lesser bamboo rat (Cannomys badius) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 41 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 177 grams (0.39 lbs) and measure 1 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Cannomys). An adult Lesser bamboo rat grows up to a size of 1.08 meter (3′ 7″).

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 Lesser bamboo rat is 2

The lesser bamboo rat (Cannomys badius) is a species of rodent in the family Spalacidae. It is monotypic within the genus Cannomys. It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Thailand.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Lesser bamboo rat is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Lesser bamboo rat

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Lesser bamboo rat

Other animals that usually reach the age of 3.67 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Lesser bamboo rat

What other animals weight around 472 grams (1.04 lbs)?