Litter Size

How many babies does a Peters’s climbing rat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Peters’s climbing rats are in a litter?

A Peters’s climbing rat (Tylomys nudicaudus) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.With 5 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 10 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 39 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 19 grams (0.04 lbs) and measure 8.4 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Tylomys). An adult Peters’s climbing rat 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.

Peters’s climbing rat (Tylomys nudicaudus) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.It is found in Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Peters’s climbing rat is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Peters’s climbing rat

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Peters’s climbing rat

Other animals that usually reach the age of 5.33 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Peters’s climbing rat

What other animals weight around 182 grams (0.4 lbs)?