Litter Size

How many babies does a Black-tailed dasyure have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Black-tailed dasyures are in a litter?

A Black-tailed dasyure (Murexechinus melanurus) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 3 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 3 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 6 cm (0′ 3″). They are a member of the Dasyuridae family (genus: Murexechinus). An adult Black-tailed dasyure grows up to a size of 10.8 cm (0′ 5″).

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-tailed dasyure is 3

The black-tailed dasyure (Murexechinus melanurus) is a species of marsupial in the family Dasyuridae. It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

Other animals of the family Dasyuridae

Black-tailed dasyure is a member of the Dasyuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Black-tailed dasyure

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Black-tailed dasyure

What other animals weight around 38 grams (0.08 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Black-tailed dasyure

Also reaching around 10.8 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: