Litter Size

How many babies does a Black-rumped agouti have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Black-rumped agoutis are in a litter?

A Black-rumped agouti (Dasyprocta prymnolopha) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 6.87 kg (15.15 lbs) and measure 62.1 cm (2′ 1″). They are a member of the Dasyproctidae family (genus: Dasyprocta). An adult Black-rumped agouti grows up to a size of 57.4 cm (1′ 11″).

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-rumped agouti is 1

The black-rumped agouti (Dasyprocta prymnolopha) is an agouti species from the family Dasyproctidae. It is endemic to Brazil, and its range roughly equals the Northeast Region. It is named after its black rump which contrast clearly with the orange body.

Other animals of the family Dasyproctidae

Black-rumped agouti is a member of the Dasyproctidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Black-rumped agouti

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Black-rumped agouti

What other animals weight around 2.9 kg (6.39 lbs)?