Litter Size

How many babies does a Rusty-spotted cat have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Rusty-spotted cats are in a litter?

A Rusty-spotted cat (Prionailurus rubiginosus) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 84 grams (0.19 lbs) and measure 18.3 cm (0′ 8″). They are a member of the Felidae family (genus: Prionailurus). An adult Rusty-spotted cat grows up to a size of 40.6 cm (1′ 4″).

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 Rusty-spotted cat is 2

The rusty-spotted cat (Prionailurus rubiginosus) is one of the cat family’s smallest members, of which historical records are known only from India and Sri Lanka. In 2012, it was also recorded in the western Terai of Nepal. Since 2016, the global wild population is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List as it is fragmented and affected by loss and destruction of prime habitat, deciduous forests.

Other animals of the family Felidae

Rusty-spotted cat is a member of the Felidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Rusty-spotted cat

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Rusty-spotted cat

What other animals weight around 1.42 kg (3.13 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Rusty-spotted cat

Also reaching around 40.6 cm (1′ 4″) in size do these animals: