Litter Size

How many babies does a Natal red rock hare have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Natal red rock hares are in a litter?

A Natal red rock hare (Pronolagus crassicaudatus) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 212 grams (0.47 lbs) and measure 19.1 cm (0′ 8″). They are a member of the Leporidae family (genus: Pronolagus). An adult Natal red rock hare grows up to a size of 51 cm (1′ 9″).

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 Natal red rock hare is 1

The Natal red rock hare or greater red rock hare (Pronolagus crassicaudatus) is a species of mammal in the family Leporidae (rabbits and hares). It has a slightly grizzled, grayish brown head and reddish brown upperparts. The dense fur is thick and rougher than other rock hares. It is endemic to Africa, and found in southeastern provinces of South Africa (Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga, and KwaZulu-Natal), eastern Lesotho, Swaziland (Highveld and Lumbobo), and southern Mozambique (Maputo Province). It is a herbivore, primarily feeding on grass. It breeds throughout the year, and one or two pups are usually born in the summer. It is rated as a species of least concern on the IUCN Red List of Endangered Species.

Other animals of the family Leporidae

Natal red rock hare is a member of the Leporidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Natal red rock hare

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Natal red rock hare

What other animals weight around 2.42 kg (5.33 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Natal red rock hare

Also reaching around 51 cm (1′ 9″) in size do these animals: