Litter Size

How many babies does a Hairy-legged vampire bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Hairy-legged vampire bats are in a litter?

A Hairy-legged vampire bat (Diphylla ecaudata) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 4 grams (0.01 lbs) and measure 27.5 cm (0′ 11″). They are a member of the Phyllostomidae family (genus: Diphylla). An adult Hairy-legged vampire bat grows up to a size of 7.9 cm (0′ 4″).

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 Hairy-legged vampire bat is 1

The hairy-legged vampire bat (Diphylla ecaudata) is one of three extant species of vampire bats. It mainly feeds on the blood of wild birds, but can also feed both on domestic birds and humans. This vampire bat lives mainly in tropical and subtropical forestlands of South America, Central America, and southern Mexico. It is the sole member of the genus Diphylla.

Other animals of the family Phyllostomidae

Hairy-legged vampire bat is a member of the Phyllostomidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Hairy-legged vampire bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Hairy-legged vampire bat

What other animals weight around 28 grams (0.06 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Hairy-legged vampire bat

Also reaching around 7.9 cm (0′ 4″) in size do these animals: