Litter Size

How many babies does a Pallas’s long-tongued bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Pallas’s long-tongued bats are in a litter?

A Pallas’s long-tongued bat (Glossophaga soricina) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 2 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 108 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 180 kg (396.83 lbs) and measure 4.8 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Phyllostomidae family (genus: Glossophaga). An adult Pallas’s long-tongued bat grows up to a size of 4.8 cm (0′ 2″).

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 Pallas's long-tongued bat is 1

Pallas’s long-tongued bat (Glossophaga soricina) is a South and Central American bat with a fast metabolism that feeds on nectar.

Other animals of the family Phyllostomidae

Pallas’s long-tongued bat is a member of the Phyllostomidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Pallas’s long-tongued bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Pallas’s long-tongued bat

Other animals that usually reach the age of 10 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Pallas’s long-tongued bat

What other animals weight around 9 grams (0.02 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Pallas’s long-tongued bat

Also reaching around 4.8 cm (0′ 2″) in size do these animals: