Litter Size

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

How many baby Sitatungas are in a litter?

A Sitatunga (Tragelaphus spekii) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 241 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 4 kg (8.82 lbs) and measure 36.8 cm (1′ 3″). They are a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Tragelaphus). An adult Sitatunga grows up to a size of 1.52 meter (5′ 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 Sitatunga is 1

The sitatunga or marshbuck (Tragelaphus spekii) is a swamp-dwelling antelope found throughout central Africa, centering on the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Cameroon, parts of Southern Sudan, Ghana, Botswana, Rwanda, Zambia, Gabon, Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya.The sitatunga is confined to swampy and marshy habitats. Here they occur in tall and dense vegetation as well as seasonal swamps, marshy clearings in forests, riparian thickets and mangrove swamps.

Other animals of the family Bovidae

Sitatunga is a member of the Bovidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Sitatunga

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Sitatunga

Other animals that usually reach the age of 21.5 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Sitatunga

What other animals weight around 75.28 kg (165.96 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Sitatunga

Also reaching around 1.52 meter (5′ 0″) in size do these animals: