Litter Size

How many babies does a Little collared fruit bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Little collared fruit bats are in a litter?

A Little collared fruit bat (Myonycteris torquata) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 2 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 11 grams (0.02 lbs) and measure 3 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Pteropodidae family (genus: Myonycteris). An adult Little collared fruit bat grows up to a size of 9.9 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 Little collared fruit bat is 1

The little collared fruit bat (Myonycteris torquata) is a species of megabat in the family Pteropodidae found in Angola, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Togo, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and moist savanna.

Other animals of the family Pteropodidae

Little collared fruit bat is a member of the Pteropodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Little collared fruit bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Little collared fruit bat

What other animals weight around 44 grams (0.1 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Little collared fruit bat

Also reaching around 9.9 cm (0′ 4″) in size do these animals: