Litter Size

How many babies does a Crested servaline genet have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Crested servaline genets are in a litter?

A Crested servaline genet (Genetta cristata) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.With 2 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 4 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 4 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 3.6 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Viverridae family (genus: Genetta). An adult Crested servaline genet grows up to a size of 51.5 cm (1′ 9″).

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 Crested servaline genet is 2

The crested servaline genet (Genetta cristata), also known as the crested genet, is a genet species endemic to Nigeria and Cameroon. As the population has declined due to loss of habitat, it is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List. It was first recorded in the Mamfe Division in Cameroon and initially considered a subspecies of the servaline genet (Genetta servalina). But now it is regarded as a distinct species.

Other animals of the family Viverridae

Crested servaline genet is a member of the Viverridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Crested servaline genet

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Crested servaline genet

Other animals that usually reach the age of 34 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Crested servaline genet

What other animals weight around 1.86 kg (4.11 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Crested servaline genet

Also reaching around 51.5 cm (1′ 9″) in size do these animals: