Litter Size

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

How many baby Kit foxs are in a litter?

A Kit fox (Vulpes macrotis) usually gives birth to around 4 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 69 grams (0.15 lbs) and measure 1.7 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Canidae family (genus: Vulpes). An adult Kit fox grows up to a size of 56.4 cm (1′ 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 Kit fox is 4

The kit fox (Vulpes macrotis) is a fox species of North America. Its range is primarily in the Southwestern United States and northern and central Mexico. Some mammalogists classify it as conspecific with the swift fox, V. velox, but molecular systematics imply that the two species are distinct. It has also been called an American Fennec fox due to its large ears.

Other animals of the family Canidae

Kit fox is a member of the Canidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Kit fox

Those animals also give birth to 4 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Kit fox

Other animals that usually reach the age of 20 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Kit fox

What other animals weight around 4.5 kg (9.92 lbs)?