Litter Size

How many babies does a Panamint chipmunk have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Panamint chipmunks are in a litter?

A Panamint chipmunk (Tamias panamintinus) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 4 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 36 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 5 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 3.9 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Tamias). An adult Panamint chipmunk grows up to a size of 11.6 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 Panamint chipmunk (Neotamias panamintinus) is a species of rodent in the squirrel family, Sciuridae. It is endemic to desert mountain areas of southeast California and southwest Nevada in the United States.It is considered a species of least concern on the IUCN Red List due to its broad range, prevalence, and no known major threats. The Panamint chipmunk occurs in pinyon pine-juniper woodlands in bushes, boulders, and on cliffs.Environmentally, the Panamint chipmunks are a prey species that contributes to the diets of their predators, including birds, raptors, coyotes, foxes, and bobcats.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Panamint chipmunk is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Panamint chipmunk

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Panamint chipmunk

What other animals weight around 51 grams (0.11 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Panamint chipmunk

Also reaching around 11.6 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: