Litter Size

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

How many baby Somali serotines are in a litter?

A Somali serotine (Neoromicia somalicus) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 2 grams (0 lbs) and measure 2.9 cm (0′ 2″). They are a member of the Vespertilionidae family (genus: Neoromicia). An adult Somali serotine grows up to a size of 8.4 cm (0′ 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 Somali serotine is 2

The Somali serotine (Neoromicia somalica) is a species of vesper bat.It is found in Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, and Zimbabwe.Its natural habitats are dry savanna and moist savanna.

Other animals of the family Vespertilionidae

Somali serotine is a member of the Vespertilionidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Somali serotine

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Somali serotine

What other animals weight around 3 grams (0.01 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Somali serotine

Also reaching around 8.4 cm (0′ 4″) in size do these animals: