Litter Size

How many babies does a Speke’s pectinator have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Speke’s pectinators are in a litter?

A Speke’s pectinator (Pectinator spekei) usually gives birth to around 1 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 618 grams (1.36 lbs) and measure 7.8 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Ctenodactylidae family (genus: Pectinator). An adult Speke’s pectinator grows up to a size of 88.6 cm (2′ 11″).

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 Speke's pectinator is 1

Speke’s pectinator (Pectinator spekei) or Speke’s gundi, is a species of rodent in the family Ctenodactylidae. It is monotypic within the genus Pectinator. It is found in Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Somalia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland, and rocky areas.

Other animals of the family Ctenodactylidae

Speke’s pectinator is a member of the Ctenodactylidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Speke’s pectinator

Those animals also give birth to 1 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Speke’s pectinator

Other animals that usually reach the age of 10 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Speke’s pectinator

What other animals weight around 169 grams (0.37 lbs)?