Litter Size

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

How many baby Panamint kangaroo rats are in a litter?

A Panamint kangaroo rat (Dipodomys panamintinus) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 15 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 27.5 cm (0′ 11″). They are a member of the Heteromyidae family (genus: Dipodomys). An adult Panamint kangaroo rat grows up to a size of 6 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Panamint kangaroo rat is 2

The Panamint kangaroo rat (Dipodomys panamintinus) is a species of rodent in the family Heteromyidae. It is endemic to the Mojave Desert in eastern California and western Nevada, in the United States.

Other animals of the family Heteromyidae

Panamint kangaroo rat is a member of the Heteromyidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Panamint kangaroo rat

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Panamint kangaroo rat

What other animals weight around 37 grams (0.08 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Panamint kangaroo rat

Also reaching around 6 cm (0′ 3″) in size do these animals: