Litter Size

How many babies does a Mazama pocket gopher have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Mazama pocket gophers are in a litter?

A Mazama pocket gopher (Thomomys mazama) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 6 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 36.8 cm (1′ 3″). They are a member of the Geomyidae family (genus: Thomomys). An adult Mazama pocket gopher grows up to a size of 14.5 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 Mazama pocket gopher is 3

The Mazama pocket gopher (Thomomys mazama) is a smooth-toothed pocket gopher restricted to the Pacific Northwest. The species ranges from coastal Washington, through Oregon, and into north-central California.

Other animals of the family Geomyidae

Mazama pocket gopher is a member of the Geomyidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Mazama pocket gopher

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Mazama pocket gopher

What other animals weight around 93 grams (0.21 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Mazama pocket gopher

Also reaching around 14.5 cm (0′ 6″) in size do these animals: