Litter Size

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

How many baby Bharals are in a litter?

A Bharal (Pseudois nayaur) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 159 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 168 grams (0.37 lbs) and measure 3.3 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Pseudois). An adult Bharal grows up to a size of 1.3 meter (4′ 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 Bharal is 1

The bharal (Pseudois nayaur), also called the Helan Shan blue sheep, Chinese blue sheep, Himalayan blue sheep or naur, is a caprid found in Bhutan, Gansu, the high Himalayas of India, Inner Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Ningxia, Pakistan, Sichuan and Tibet. The Helan Mountains of Ningxia has the highest concentration of bharal in the world, with 15 bharals per square kilometer and 30,000 in total. Its native names include yanyang (岩羊) in Mandarin, bharal, barhal, bharar and bharut in Hindi, na or sna in Tibetan and Ladakh, nabo in Spitian, naur in Nepali and na or gnao in Bhutan.The bharal was also the focus of George Schaller’s and Peter Matthiessen’s expedition to Nepal in 1973. Their personal experiences are well documented by Matthiessen in his book, The Snow Leopard. The bharal is a major food of the snow leopard.

Other animals of the family Bovidae

Bharal is a member of the Bovidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Bharal

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Bharal

Other animals that usually reach the age of 24 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Bharal

What other animals weight around 52.16 kg (114.98 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Bharal

Also reaching around 1.3 meter (4′ 4″) in size do these animals: