Litter Size

How many babies does a Mountain treeshrew have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Mountain treeshrews are in a litter?

A Mountain treeshrew (Tupaia montana) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 48 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 11 grams (0.02 lbs) and measure 9.7 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Tupaiidae family (genus: Tupaia). An adult Mountain treeshrew grows up to a size of 18.5 cm (0′ 8″).

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 Mountain treeshrew is 2

The mountain treeshrew (Tupaia montana) is a treeshrew species within the Tupaiidae.It is endemic to Borneo and inhabits montane forests in Sarawak and Sabah.The first specimen was described by Oldfield Thomas and was part of a zoological collection from northern Borneo obtained by the British Museum of Natural History.

Other animals of the family Tupaiidae

Mountain treeshrew is a member of the Tupaiidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Mountain treeshrew

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Mountain treeshrew

What other animals weight around 168 grams (0.37 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Mountain treeshrew

Also reaching around 18.5 cm (0′ 8″) in size do these animals: