Litter Size

How many babies does a Egyptian slit-faced bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Egyptian slit-faced bats are in a litter?

A Egyptian slit-faced bat (Nycteris thebaica) 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 114 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 87 grams (0.19 lbs) and measure 3.5 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Nycteridae family (genus: Nycteris). An adult Egyptian slit-faced bat grows up to a size of 5.2 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Egyptian slit-faced bat is 1

The Egyptian slit-faced bat (Nycteris thebaica) is a species of slit-faced bat broadly distributed throughout Africa and the Middle East. It is a species of microbat in the family Nycteridae. Six subspecies are known.

Other animals of the family Nycteridae

Egyptian slit-faced bat is a member of the Nycteridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Egyptian slit-faced bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Egyptian slit-faced bat

What other animals weight around 9 grams (0.02 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Egyptian slit-faced bat

Also reaching around 5.2 cm (0′ 3″) in size do these animals: