Litter Size

How many babies does a African palm civet have at once? (litter size)

How many baby African palm civets are in a litter?

A African palm civet (Nandinia binotata) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 65 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 56 grams (0.12 lbs) and measure 3.8 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Viverridae family (genus: Nandinia). An adult African palm civet grows up to a size of 50 cm (1′ 8″).

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 African palm civet is 1

The African palm civet (Nandinia binotata), also known as the two-spotted palm civet, is a small feliform mammal widely distributed in sub-Saharan Africa. It is listed as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List.

Other animals of the family Viverridae

African palm civet is a member of the Viverridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with African palm civet

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a African palm civet

Other animals that usually reach the age of 18.5 years:

Animals with the same weight as a African palm civet

What other animals weight around 2.17 kg (4.78 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a African palm civet

Also reaching around 50 cm (1′ 8″) in size do these animals: