Litter Size

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

How many baby Mountain mosaic-tailed rats are in a litter?

A Mountain mosaic-tailed rat (Paramelomys rubex) usually gives birth to around 2 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 Mountain mosaic-tailed rat grows up to a size of 11.5 cm (0′ 5″).

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 mountain mosaic-tailed rat (Paramelomys rubex) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.

Other animals of the family Muridae

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

Animals that share a litter size with Mountain mosaic-tailed rat

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Mountain mosaic-tailed rat

What other animals weight around 47 grams (0.1 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Mountain mosaic-tailed rat

Also reaching around 11.5 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: