Litter Size

How many babies does a Ground cuscus have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Ground cuscuss are in a litter?

A Ground cuscus (Strigocuscus gymnotis) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 13 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 7 grams (0.02 lbs) and measure 4.5 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Phalangeridae family (genus: Strigocuscus). An adult Ground cuscus grows up to a size of 45.4 cm (1′ 6″).

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 Ground cuscus is 1

The ground cuscus (Phalanger gymnotis) is a marsupial from the order Diprotodontia and belongs within the family Phalangeridae, a diverse family consisting of the other cuscus species and the brushtail possums (Trichosurus spp.) and the scaly-tailed possum (Wyulda squamicaudata).

Other animals of the family Phalangeridae

Ground cuscus is a member of the Phalangeridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Ground cuscus

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Ground cuscus

Other animals that usually reach the age of 12 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Ground cuscus

What other animals weight around 2.61 kg (5.75 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Ground cuscus

Also reaching around 45.4 cm (1′ 6″) in size do these animals: