Litter Size

How many babies does a Big-eared flying fox have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Big-eared flying foxs are in a litter?

A Big-eared flying fox (Pteropus macrotis) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 137 grams (0.3 lbs) and measure 15 cm (0′ 6″). They are a member of the Pteropodidae family (genus: Pteropus). An adult Big-eared flying fox grows up to a size of 21.1 cm (0′ 9″).

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 Big-eared flying fox is 1

The big-eared flying fox (Pteropus macrotis) is a species of bat in the family Pteropodidae, larger bats who subsist largely on fruits. The species is distributed across a range in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and islands nearing the Cape York peninsula at the northeast of Australia, at elevations less than 500 metres and often in coastal mangroves.

Other animals of the family Pteropodidae

Big-eared flying fox is a member of the Pteropodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Big-eared flying fox

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Big-eared flying fox

What other animals weight around 365 grams (0.8 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Big-eared flying fox

Also reaching around 21.1 cm (0′ 9″) in size do these animals: