Litter Size

How many babies does a Niceforo’s big-eared bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Niceforo’s big-eared bats are in a litter?

A Niceforo’s big-eared bat (Trinycteris nicefori) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 23 grams (0.05 lbs) and measure 1.7 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Phyllostomidae family (genus: Trinycteris). An adult Niceforo’s big-eared bat grows up to a size of 19.7 cm (0′ 8″).

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 Niceforo's big-eared bat is 1

Niceforo’s big-eared bat (Trinycteris nicefori) is a bat species from South and Central America, ranging from Chiapas to Bolivia and northeastern Brazil. Its habitat is primary and secondary forest at altitudes from sea level to 1000 m. It is crepuscular, being most active in the hour after sunset and before dawn. The species is monotypic within its genus.

Other animals of the family Phyllostomidae

Niceforo’s big-eared bat is a member of the Phyllostomidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Niceforo’s big-eared bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Niceforo’s big-eared bat

What other animals weight around 8 grams (0.02 lbs)?