Litter Size

How many babies does a Red-tailed chipmunk have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Red-tailed chipmunks are in a litter?

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

Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 3.9 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Tamias). An adult Red-tailed chipmunk grows up to a size of 12.4 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 average litter size of a Red-tailed chipmunk is 4

The red-tailed chipmunk (Neotamias ruficaudus) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in Alberta and British Columbia in Canada and Montana, Idaho and Washington in the United States.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Red-tailed chipmunk is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Red-tailed chipmunk

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Red-tailed chipmunk

Other animals that usually reach the age of 8 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Red-tailed chipmunk

What other animals weight around 60 grams (0.13 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Red-tailed chipmunk

Also reaching around 12.4 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: