Litter Size

How many babies does a Prevost’s squirrel have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Prevost’s squirrels are in a litter?

A Prevost’s squirrel (Callosciurus prevostii) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 46 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 16 grams (0.04 lbs) and measure 12.5 cm (0′ 5″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Callosciurus). An adult Prevost’s squirrel grows up to a size of 24.7 cm (0′ 10″).

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 Prevost's squirrel is 1

Prevost’s squirrel or Asian tri-colored squirrel (Callosciurus prevostii) is a colourful species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in forests in the Thai-Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Borneo and nearby smaller islands, with an introduced population in northern Sulawesi. Although the Prevost’s squirrel is declining is some regions because of habitat loss and hunting, the species is not considered threatened since it generally remains common and widespread. It can live in somewhat disturbed habitats and often visits plantations or gardens. It mostly feeds on plant material, especially fruits, but also takes insects.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Prevost’s squirrel is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Prevost’s squirrel

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Prevost’s squirrel

Other animals that usually reach the age of 5.67 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Prevost’s squirrel

What other animals weight around 400 grams (0.88 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Prevost’s squirrel

Also reaching around 24.7 cm (0′ 10″) in size do these animals: