Litter Size

How many babies does a Slender squirrel have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Slender squirrels are in a litter?

A Slender squirrel (Sundasciurus tenuis) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 1.4 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Sundasciurus). An adult Slender squirrel grows up to a size of 16.8 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 average litter size of a Slender squirrel is 3

The slender squirrel (Sundasciurus tenuis) is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family. It is arboreal and found in Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand. The body is brown on the upper parts and light grey on the underparts. The body measures about 13–16 cm, with a slightly shorter slender tail. It feeds on soft bark, fruits and insects.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Slender squirrel is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Slender squirrel

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Slender squirrel

What other animals weight around 74 grams (0.16 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Slender squirrel

Also reaching around 16.8 cm (0′ 7″) in size do these animals: