Litter Size

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

How many baby Malayan civets are in a litter?

A Malayan civet (Viverra tangalunga) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 6.09 kg (13.42 lbs) and measure 8.3 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Viverridae family (genus: Viverra). An adult Malayan civet grows up to a size of 65.7 cm (2′ 2″).

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 Malayan civet is 1

The Malayan civet (Viverra tangalunga), also known as the Malay civet and Oriental civet, is a viverrid native to the Malay Peninsula and the islands of Sumatra, Bangka, Borneo, the Riau Archipelago, and the Philippines. It is listed as “Least Concern” by IUCN as it is a relatively widely distributed, appears to be tolerant of degraded habitats, and occurs in a number of protected areas.

Other animals of the family Viverridae

Malayan civet is a member of the Viverridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Malayan civet

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Malayan civet

Other animals that usually reach the age of 12 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Malayan civet

What other animals weight around 7.35 kg (16.2 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Malayan civet

Also reaching around 65.7 cm (2′ 2″) in size do these animals: