Litter Size

How many babies does a Bates’s pygmy antelope have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Bates’s pygmy antelopes are in a litter?

A Bates’s pygmy antelope (Neotragus batesi) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 181 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 499 grams (1.1 lbs) and measure 2.9 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Neotragus). An adult Bates’s pygmy antelope grows up to a size of 54 cm (1′ 10″).

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 Bates's pygmy antelope is 1

Bates’s pygmy antelope (Neotragus batesi), also known as the dwarf antelope, pygmy antelope or Bates’ dwarf antelope, is a very small antelope living in the moist forest and brush of Central and West Africa. It is in the same genus as the suni and the royal antelope.

Other animals of the family Bovidae

Bates’s pygmy antelope is a member of the Bovidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Bates’s pygmy antelope

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Bates’s pygmy antelope

Other animals that usually reach the age of 14 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Bates’s pygmy antelope

What other animals weight around 2.96 kg (6.53 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Bates’s pygmy antelope

Also reaching around 54 cm (1′ 10″) in size do these animals: