Litter Size

How many babies does a Mongolian five-toed jerboa have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Mongolian five-toed jerboas are in a litter?

A Mongolian five-toed jerboa (Allactaga sibirica) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 3 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 13 kg (28.66 lbs) and measure 4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Dipodidae family (genus: Allactaga). An adult Mongolian five-toed jerboa grows up to a size of 2.83 meter (9′ 4″).

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 Mongolian five-toed jerboa is 3

The Mongolian five-toed jerboa or Siberian jerboa (Allactaga sibirica) is a species of rodent in the family Dipodidae.It is found in China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, and Turkmenistan.

Other animals of the family Dipodidae

Mongolian five-toed jerboa is a member of the Dipodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Mongolian five-toed jerboa

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once: