Litter Size

How many babies does a Woolly dormouse have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Woolly dormouses are in a litter?

A Woolly dormouse (Dryomys laniger) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 4 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 30 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 199 grams (0.44 lbs) and measure 4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Myoxidae family (genus: Dryomys). An adult Woolly dormouse grows up to a size of 10.5 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 woolly dormouse (Dryomys laniger) is a species of rodent in the family Gliridae endemic to Turkey.

Other animals of the family Myoxidae

Woolly dormouse is a member of the Myoxidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Woolly dormouse

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Woolly dormouse

What other animals weight around 25 grams (0.06 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Woolly dormouse

Also reaching around 10.5 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: