Litter Size

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

How many baby Pichis are in a litter?

A Pichi (Zaedyus pichiy) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 61 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 105 grams (0.23 lbs) and measure 11.1 cm (0′ 5″). They are a member of the Dasypodidae family (genus: Zaedyus). An adult Pichi grows up to a size of 29.7 cm (1′ 0″).

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 Pichi is 2

The pichi (Zaedyus pichiy), dwarf armadillo or pygmy armadillo is a armadillo native to Argentina and Chile. It is the only living member of the genus Zaedyus, and the only armadillo to hibernate.

Other animals of the family Dasypodidae

Pichi is a member of the Dasypodidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Pichi

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Pichi

Other animals that usually reach the age of 9 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Pichi

What other animals weight around 1.49 kg (3.28 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Pichi

Also reaching around 29.7 cm (1′ 0″) in size do these animals: