Litter Size

How many babies does a Northern ghost bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Northern ghost bats are in a litter?

A Northern ghost bat (Diclidurus albus) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 35 kg (77.16 lbs) and measure 2.4 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Emballonuridae family (genus: Diclidurus). An adult Northern ghost bat grows up to a size of 7 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Northern ghost bat is 1

The northern ghost bat (Diclidurus albus) is a bat species from South America, Trinidad, and Central America. It is a relatively rare, completely white, insectivorous bat, with an unusual sac at the base of its tail.

Other animals of the family Emballonuridae

Northern ghost bat is a member of the Emballonuridae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Northern ghost bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Northern ghost bat

What other animals weight around 16 grams (0.04 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Northern ghost bat

Also reaching around 7 cm (0′ 3″) in size do these animals: