Litter Size

How many babies does a Great flying fox have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Great flying foxs are in a litter?

A Great flying fox (Pteropus neohibernicus) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 137 grams (0.3 lbs) and measure 15 cm (0′ 6″). They are a member of the Pteropodidae family (genus: Pteropus). An adult Great flying fox grows up to a size of 27.9 cm (0′ 11″).

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 Great flying fox is 1

The great flying fox (Pteropus neohibernicus), also known as the greater flying fox or Bismarck flying fox, is a species of megabat in the genus Pteropus, found throughout lowland areas of New Guinea and in the Bismarck Archipelago. At up to 1.45 kg (3.2 lb) in weight, it is among the largest bats in the world. It is a gregarious animal which roosts with hundreds or thousands of individuals.It is hunted for human consumption in New Guinea.

Other animals of the family Pteropodidae

Great flying fox is a member of the Pteropodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Great flying fox

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Great flying fox

What other animals weight around 1.02 kg (2.24 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Great flying fox

Also reaching around 27.9 cm (0′ 11″) in size do these animals: