Litter Size

How many babies does a Matschie’s tree-kangaroo have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Matschie’s tree-kangaroos are in a litter?

A Matschie’s tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus matschiei) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 34 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 200 grams (0.44 lbs) and measure 0.4 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Macropodidae family (genus: Dendrolagus). An adult Matschie’s tree-kangaroo grows up to a size of 53.8 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 Matschie's tree-kangaroo is 1

Matschie’s tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus matschiei), also known as the Huon tree-kangaroo is a tree-kangaroo native to the Huon Peninsula of northeastern New Guinea island, within the nation of Papua New Guinea.Under the IUCN classification, Matschie’s tree-kangaroo is an Endangered species.The scientific name honours German biologist Paul Matschie.

Other animals of the family Macropodidae

Matschie’s tree-kangaroo is a member of the Macropodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Matschie’s tree-kangaroo

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Matschie’s tree-kangaroo

Other animals that usually reach the age of 23.83 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Matschie’s tree-kangaroo

What other animals weight around 8.31 kg (18.31 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Matschie’s tree-kangaroo

Also reaching around 53.8 cm (1′ 10″) in size do these animals: