Litter Size

How many babies does a Yellow golden mole have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Yellow golden moles are in a litter?

A Yellow golden mole (Calcochloris obtusirostris) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 100 grams (0.22 lbs) and measure 7.2 cm (0′ 3″). They are a member of the Chrysochloridae family (genus: Calcochloris). An adult Yellow golden mole grows up to a size of 10 cm (0′ 4″).

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 Yellow golden mole is 2

The yellow golden mole (Calcochloris obtusirostris) is a species of mammal in the family Chrysochloridae. It is found in Mozambique, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, dry savanna, moist savanna, arable land, pastureland, plantations, and rural gardens.Yellow golden moles are likely to dig at the base of trees and create underground “nest” in which they forage for food. Its diet mainly consists of insects, bugs, small lizards, flies, and other tiny animals found underground.

Other animals of the family Chrysochloridae

Yellow golden mole is a member of the Chrysochloridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Yellow golden mole

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Yellow golden mole

What other animals weight around 24 grams (0.05 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Yellow golden mole

Also reaching around 10 cm (0′ 4″) in size do these animals: