Litter Size

How many babies does a Philippine warty pig have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Philippine warty pigs are in a litter?

A Philippine warty pig (Sus philippensis) usually gives birth to around 6 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 6 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 125 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 30 grams (0.07 lbs) and measure 1.4 cm (0′ 1″). They are a member of the Suidae family (genus: Sus). An adult Philippine warty pig grows up to a size of 1.35 meter (4′ 6″).

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 Philippine warty pig is 6

The Philippine warty pig (Sus philippensis) is one of four known species in the pig genus (Sus) endemic to the Philippines. The other three endemic species are the Visayan warty pig (S. cebifrons), Mindoro warty pig (S. oliveri) and the Palawan bearded pig (S. ahoenobarbus), also being rare members of the family Suidae. Philippine warty pigs have two pairs of warts, with a tuft of hair extending outwards from the warts closest to the jaw. It has multiple native common names, but it is most widely known as baboy damo (“bush pig”) in Tagalog.

Other animals of the family Suidae

Philippine warty pig is a member of the Suidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Philippine warty pig

Those animals also give birth to 6 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Philippine warty pig

What other animals weight around 189.4 kg (417.55 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Philippine warty pig

Also reaching around 1.35 meter (4′ 6″) in size do these animals: