Litter Size

How many babies does a Long-footed water rat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Long-footed water rats are in a litter?

A Long-footed water rat (Leptomys elegans) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 254 grams (0.56 lbs) and measure 10.7 cm (0′ 5″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Leptomys). An adult Long-footed water rat grows up to a size of 15.2 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 average litter size of a Long-footed water rat is 1

The long-footed water rat (Leptomys elegans) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in the mountains of southern Papua New Guinea.Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forest.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Long-footed water rat is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Long-footed water rat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Long-footed water rat

What other animals weight around 83 grams (0.18 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Long-footed water rat

Also reaching around 15.2 cm (0′ 6″) in size do these animals: