Litter Size

How many babies does a Feather-tailed possum have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Feather-tailed possums are in a litter?

A Feather-tailed possum (Distoechurus pennatus) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 4 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 4 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Acrobatidae family (genus: Distoechurus). An adult Feather-tailed possum grows up to a size of 11.7 cm (0′ 5″).

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 Feather-tailed possum is 1

The feather-tailed possum (Distoechurus pennatus) is a species of marsupial in the family Acrobatidae. It is found in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. It is not to be confused with the feathertail glider, the only other species in the family Acrobatidae.

Other animals of the family Acrobatidae

Feather-tailed possum is a member of the Acrobatidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Feather-tailed possum

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Feather-tailed possum

Other animals that usually reach the age of 2 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Feather-tailed possum

What other animals weight around 53 grams (0.12 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Feather-tailed possum

Also reaching around 11.7 cm (0′ 5″) in size do these animals: