Litter Size

How many babies does a Lion-tailed macaque have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Lion-tailed macaques are in a litter?

A Lion-tailed macaque (Macaca silenus) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 172 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 417 grams (0.92 lbs) and measure 1.2 meter (4′ 0″). They are a member of the Cercopithecidae family (genus: Macaca). An adult Lion-tailed macaque grows up to a size of 54.7 cm (1′ 10″).

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 Lion-tailed macaque is 1

The lion-tailed macaque (Macaca silenus), or the wanderoo, is an Old World monkey endemic to the Western Ghats of South India.

Other animals of the family Cercopithecidae

Lion-tailed macaque is a member of the Cercopithecidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Lion-tailed macaque

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Lion-tailed macaque

Other animals that usually reach the age of 40 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Lion-tailed macaque

What other animals weight around 6 kg (13.22 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Lion-tailed macaque

Also reaching around 54.7 cm (1′ 10″) in size do these animals: