Litter Size

How many babies does a Common duiker have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Common duikers are in a litter?

A Common duiker (Sylvicapra grimmia) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 2 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 174 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 1.58 kg (3.49 lbs) and measure 24 cm (0′ 10″). They are a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Sylvicapra). An adult Common duiker grows up to a size of 96.1 cm (3′ 2″).

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 Common duiker is 1

The common duiker (Sylvicapra grimmia), also known as the grey or bush duiker, is a small antelope found everywhere in Africa south of the Sahara, excluding the Horn of Africa and the rainforests of the central and western parts of the continent. Generally, they are found in habitats with sufficient vegetation cover to allow them to hide—savanna and hilly areas, including the fringes of human settlements.

Other animals of the family Bovidae

Common duiker is a member of the Bovidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Common duiker

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Common duiker

Other animals that usually reach the age of 14.25 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Common duiker

What other animals weight around 15.57 kg (34.33 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Common duiker

Also reaching around 96.1 cm (3′ 2″) in size do these animals: