Litter Size

How many babies does a Rough-haired golden mole have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Rough-haired golden moles are in a litter?

A Rough-haired golden mole (Chrysospalax villosus) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 28 grams (0.06 lbs) and measure 1.6 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Chrysochloridae family (genus: Chrysospalax). An adult Rough-haired golden mole grows up to a size of 15 cm (0′ 6″).

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 Rough-haired golden mole is 1

The rough-haired golden mole (Chrysospalax villosus) is a species of mammal that live mostly below ground. They have shiny coats of dense fur and a streamlined, formless appearance. They have no visible eyes or ears; in fact, they are blind – the small eyes are covered with hairy skin. The ears are small and are hidden in the animal’s fur.[10]

Other animals of the family Chrysochloridae

Rough-haired golden mole is a member of the Chrysochloridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Rough-haired golden mole

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Rough-haired golden mole

What other animals weight around 112 grams (0.25 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Rough-haired golden mole

Also reaching around 15 cm (0′ 6″) in size do these animals: