Litter Size

How many babies does a Dwarf musk deer have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Dwarf musk deers are in a litter?

A Dwarf musk deer (Moschus berezovskii) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 184 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 530 grams (1.17 lbs) and measure 2.6 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Moschidae family (genus: Moschus). An adult Dwarf musk deer grows up to a size of 90 cm (3′ 0″).

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 Dwarf musk deer is 1

The dwarf musk deer or Chinese forest musk deer (Moschus berezovskii, Chinese: 林麝; pinyin: Lín shè) is an artiodactyl native to southern and central China and northernmost Vietnam. On June 14, 1976, China entered the dwarf musk deer onto its endangered species list. Four subspecies are recognized:M. b. berezovskiiM. b. bijiangensisM. b. caobangisM. b. yanguiensis

Other animals of the family Moschidae

Dwarf musk deer is a member of the Moschidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Dwarf musk deer

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Dwarf musk deer

What other animals weight around 12.39 kg (27.31 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Dwarf musk deer

Also reaching around 90 cm (3′ 0″) in size do these animals: