Litter Size

How many babies does a Nilgiri langur have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Nilgiri langurs are in a litter?

A Nilgiri langur (Trachypithecus johnii) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 455 grams (1 lbs) and measure 36.8 cm (1′ 3″). They are a member of the Cercopithecidae family (genus: Trachypithecus). An adult Nilgiri langur grows up to a size of 55.3 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 Nilgiri langur is 1

The Nilgiri langur (Semnopithecus johnii) is a langur (a type of Old World monkey) found in the Nilgiri Hills of the Western Ghats in South India. Its range also includes Kodagu in Karnataka, Kodayar Hills in Tamil Nadu, and many other hilly areas in Kerala and Tamil Nadu. This primate has glossy black fur on its body and golden brown fur on its head. It is similar in size and long-tailed like the gray langurs. Females have a white patch of fur on the inner thigh. It typically lives in troops of nine to ten monkeys. Its diet consists of fruits, shoots and leaves. The species is classified as vulnerable due to habitat destruction and poaching for its fur and flesh, the latter believed to have aphrodisiac properties.

Other animals of the family Cercopithecidae

Nilgiri langur is a member of the Cercopithecidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Nilgiri langur

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Nilgiri langur

What other animals weight around 10.6 kg (23.36 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Nilgiri langur

Also reaching around 55.3 cm (1′ 10″) in size do these animals: