Litter Size

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

How many baby Kodkods are in a litter?

A Kodkod (Oncifelis guigna) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 74 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 91 grams (0.2 lbs) and measure 13.5 cm (0′ 6″). They are a member of the Felidae family (genus: Oncifelis). An adult Kodkod grows up to a size of 38.8 cm (1′ 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 Kodkod is 2

The kodkod (Leopardus guigna) (Spanish pronunciation: [koðˈkoð]), also called güiña, is the smallest cat in the Americas. It lives primarily in central and southern Chile and marginally in adjoining areas of Argentina. Its area of distribution is small compared to the other South American cats. Since 2002, it has been listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List as the total effective population may comprise less than 10,000 mature individuals, and is threatened due to persecution and loss of habitat and prey base.

Other animals of the family Felidae

Kodkod is a member of the Felidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Kodkod

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Kodkod

Other animals that usually reach the age of 11 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Kodkod

What other animals weight around 2.5 kg (5.51 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Kodkod

Also reaching around 38.8 cm (1′ 4″) in size do these animals: