Litter Size

How many babies does a Eurasian lynx have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Eurasian lynxs are in a litter?

A Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 67 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 289 grams (0.64 lbs) and measure 1.2 meter (4′ 0″). They are a member of the Felidae family (genus: Lynx). An adult Eurasian lynx grows up to a size of 85.4 cm (2′ 10″).

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 Eurasian lynx is 2

The Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) is a medium-sized wild cat occurring from Northern, Central and Eastern Europe to Central Asia and Siberia, the Tibetan Plateau and the Himalayas. It inhabits temperate and boreal forests up to an altitude of 5,500 m (18,000 ft). Because of its wide distribution, it has been listed as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List since 2008. It is threatened by habitat loss and fragmentation, poaching and depletion of prey. The European lynx population is estimated at comprising maximum 10,000 individuals and is considered stable.

Other animals of the family Felidae

Eurasian lynx is a member of the Felidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Eurasian lynx

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Eurasian lynx

Other animals that usually reach the age of 26.75 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Eurasian lynx

What other animals weight around 19.3 kg (42.55 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Eurasian lynx

Also reaching around 85.4 cm (2′ 10″) in size do these animals: