Litter Size

How many babies does a Bahamian raccoon have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Bahamian raccoons are in a litter?

A Bahamian raccoon (Procyon maynardi) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 63 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 82 grams (0.18 lbs) and measure 19.1 cm (0′ 8″). They are a member of the Procyonidae family (genus: Procyon). An adult Bahamian raccoon grows up to a size of 46.2 cm (1′ 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 Bahamian raccoon is 3

The Bahamian raccoon (Procyon lotor maynardi), also called Bahama raccoon or Bahamas raccoon, is a subspecies of the common raccoon endemic on the New Providence Island in the Bahamas. The binomial name, maynardi, comes from Charles Johnson Maynard, an American naturalist.

Other animals of the family Procyonidae

Bahamian raccoon is a member of the Procyonidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Bahamian raccoon

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Bahamian raccoon

Other animals that usually reach the age of 21 years:

Animals with the same size as a Bahamian raccoon

Also reaching around 46.2 cm (1′ 7″) in size do these animals: