Litter Size

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

How many baby Black flying squirrels are in a litter?

A Black flying squirrel (Aeromys tephromelas) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 5.24 kg (11.55 lbs) and measure 4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Sciuridae family (genus: Aeromys). An adult Black flying squirrel grows up to a size of 38 cm (1′ 3″).

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 squirrel is 1

The black flying squirrel or large black flying squirrel (Aeromys tephromelas) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae.It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia; its habitat is primary and secondary forests and gardens where it uses tree hollows. It feeds on fruits, nuts and other vegetable matter. It is likely not threatened and is adaptable to habitat loss. Black flying squirrels tend to have smaller populations than other squirrels because female black flying squirrels breed infrequently and have a small litter size of just one young.

Other animals of the family Sciuridae

Black flying squirrel is a member of the Sciuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Black flying squirrel

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Black flying squirrel

What other animals weight around 1.19 kg (2.62 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Black flying squirrel

Also reaching around 38 cm (1′ 3″) in size do these animals: