Litter Size

How many babies does a Burmese ferret-badger have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Burmese ferret-badgers are in a litter?

A Burmese ferret-badger (Melogale personata) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 210 grams (0.46 lbs) and measure 1.5 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Mustelidae family (genus: Melogale). An adult Burmese ferret-badger grows up to a size of 39.9 cm (1′ 4″).

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 Burmese ferret-badger is 2

The Burmese ferret-badger (Melogale personata), also known as the large-toothed ferret-badger, is a mustelid native to Southeast Asia.

Other animals of the family Mustelidae

Burmese ferret-badger is a member of the Mustelidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Burmese ferret-badger

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Burmese ferret-badger

What other animals weight around 1.85 kg (4.07 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Burmese ferret-badger

Also reaching around 39.9 cm (1′ 4″) in size do these animals: