Litter Size

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

How many baby Barasinghas are in a litter?

A Barasingha (Rucervus duvaucelii) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 245 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 12 grams (0.03 lbs) and measure 4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Cervidae family (genus: Rucervus). An adult Barasingha grows up to a size of 1.5 meter (5′ 0″).

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 Barasingha is 1

The barasingha (Rucervus duvaucelii), also called swamp deer, is a deer species distributed in the Indian subcontinent. Populations in northern and central India are fragmented, and two isolated populations occur in southwestern Nepal. It is extinct in Pakistan and Bangladesh.The specific name commemorates the French naturalist Alfred Duvaucel.The swamp deer differs from all other Indian deer species in that the antlers carry more than three tines. Because of this distinctive character it is designated bārah-singgā, meaning “twelve-horned” in Hindustani. Mature stags usually have 10 to 14 tines, and some have been known to have up to 20.In Assamese, barasingha is called dolhorina; dol meaning swamp.

Other animals of the family Cervidae

Barasingha is a member of the Cervidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Barasingha

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Barasingha

What other animals weight around 171.22 kg (377.48 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Barasingha

Also reaching around 1.5 meter (5′ 0″) in size do these animals: