Litter Size

How many babies does a Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rats are in a litter?

A Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat (Paramelomys lorentzii) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 8 grams (0.02 lbs) and measure 2.9 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Paramelomys). An adult Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat grows up to a size of 17.5 cm (0′ 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.

Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat (Paramelomys lorentzii) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.According to the Kalam people of Madang Province, Papua New Guinea, it helps spread karuka seeds.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat

What other animals weight around 150 grams (0.33 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Lorentz’s mosaic-tailed rat

Also reaching around 17.5 cm (0′ 7″) in size do these animals: