Litter Size

How many babies does a Ring-tailed vontsira have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Ring-tailed vontsiras are in a litter?

A Ring-tailed vontsira (Galidia elegans) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.With 1 litters per year, that sums up to a yearly offspring of 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 76 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 48 grams (0.11 lbs) and measure 3 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Herpestidae family (genus: Galidia). An adult Ring-tailed vontsira grows up to a size of 35.2 cm (1′ 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 Ring-tailed vontsira is 1

The ring-tailed vontsira, locally still known as the ring-tailed mongoose (Galidia elegans) is a euplerid in the subfamily Galidiinae, a carnivoran native to Madagascar.

Other animals of the family Herpestidae

Ring-tailed vontsira is a member of the Herpestidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Ring-tailed vontsira

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Ring-tailed vontsira

Other animals that usually reach the age of 13.17 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Ring-tailed vontsira

What other animals weight around 815 grams (1.8 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Ring-tailed vontsira

Also reaching around 35.2 cm (1′ 2″) in size do these animals: