Litter Size

How many babies does a Rufous horseshoe bat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Rufous horseshoe bats are in a litter?

A Rufous horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus rouxii) 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 122 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 19.1 cm (0′ 8″). They are a member of the Rhinolophidae family (genus: Rhinolophus). An adult Rufous horseshoe bat grows up to a size of 1.14 meter (3′ 9″).

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 Rufous horseshoe bat is 1

The rufous horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus rouxii) is a species of bat in the family Rhinolophidae. It is found in China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam.

Other animals of the family Rhinolophidae

Rufous horseshoe bat is a member of the Rhinolophidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Rufous horseshoe bat

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Rufous horseshoe bat

Other animals that usually reach the age of 5 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Rufous horseshoe bat

What other animals weight around 12 grams (0.03 lbs)?