Litter Size

How many babies does a Tropical pocket gopher have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Tropical pocket gophers are in a litter?

A Tropical pocket gopher (Geomys tropicalis) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 5 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 14.6 cm (0′ 6″). They are a member of the Geomyidae family (genus: Geomys). An adult Tropical pocket gopher grows up to a size of 17.2 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 tropical pocket gopher (Geomys tropicalis) is a species of rodent in the family Geomyidae. It is endemic to Mexico.Its natural habitat is hot deserts. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Other animals of the family Geomyidae

Tropical pocket gopher is a member of the Geomyidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Tropical pocket gopher

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Tropical pocket gopher

Other animals that usually reach the age of 7 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Tropical pocket gopher

What other animals weight around 350 grams (0.77 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Tropical pocket gopher

Also reaching around 17.2 cm (0′ 7″) in size do these animals: