Litter Size

How many babies does a Eastern bettong have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Eastern bettongs are in a litter?

A Eastern bettong (Bettongia gaimardi) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 21 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 3 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 5.2 cm (0′ 3″). They are a member of the Potoroidae family (genus: Bettongia). An adult Eastern bettong grows up to a size of 33.1 cm (1′ 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 Eastern bettong is 1

The eastern bettong (Bettongia gaimardi), also known as the Balbo (by the Ngunnawal People who used to keep them as pets), southern bettong and Tasmanian bettong, is a bettong whose natural range includes southeastern Australia and eastern Tasmania.

Other animals of the family Potoroidae

Eastern bettong is a member of the Potoroidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Eastern bettong

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Eastern bettong

Other animals that usually reach the age of 11.75 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Eastern bettong

What other animals weight around 1.66 kg (3.67 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Eastern bettong

Also reaching around 33.1 cm (1′ 2″) in size do these animals: