Litter Size

How many babies does a Black flying fox have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Black flying foxs are in a litter?

A Black flying fox (Pteropus alecto) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 19.1 cm (0′ 8″). They are a member of the Pteropodidae family (genus: Pteropus). An adult Black flying fox grows up to a size of 25.4 cm (0′ 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 Black flying fox is 1

The black flying fox or black fruit bat (Pteropus alecto) is a bat in the family Pteropodidae. It is among the largest bats in the world, but is considerably smaller than the largest species in its genus, Pteropus. The black flying fox is native to Australia, Papua New Guinea, and Indonesia. It is not a threatened species.

Other animals of the family Pteropodidae

Black flying fox is a member of the Pteropodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Black flying fox

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Black flying fox

What other animals weight around 609 grams (1.34 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Black flying fox

Also reaching around 25.4 cm (0′ 10″) in size do these animals: