Litter Size

How many babies does a Sakhalin vole have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Sakhalin voles are in a litter?

A Sakhalin vole (Microtus sachalinensis) usually gives birth to around 7 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 7 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 5 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 3.2 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Muridae family (genus: Microtus). An adult Sakhalin vole grows up to a size of 15.4 cm (0′ 7″).

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 Sakhalin vole (Microtus sachalinensis) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.It is found only in Russia.

Other animals of the family Muridae

Sakhalin vole is a member of the Muridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Sakhalin vole

Those animals also give birth to 7 babies at once: